Fred Hampton

Fredrick Allen Hampton was an American activist, Marxist-Leninist and revolutionary socialist. He came to prominence in Chicago as chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Fredrick Allen Hampton, August 30, 1948, Summit, Illinois, United States
  • Died:  December 4, 1969, Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Cause of death:  Assassination (gunshot wounds)
  • Resting place:  Bethel Cemetery, Haynesville, Louisiana
  • Citizenship:  American
  • Education:  Triton Junior College, Proviso East High School
  • Occupation:  Activist, revolutionary
  • Years active:  1966–1969
  • Known for:  Chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party
  • Political party:  Black Panther Party
  • Partner(s):  Akua Njeri
  • Children:  Fred Hampton Jr.
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo