BirthdayAugust 30, 1948
BirthplaceShreveport, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Fred Hampton

    Full name: Fred Hampton
    Also known as: Fred Hampton, Hampton, Fred
    Education: Proviso East High School
    Professions: American activist
    Work: The Murder of Fred Hampton
    Occupation: Activist

  2. Fred Hampton Known for

    Deputy Chairman Illinois chapter Black Panther Party

  3. Fred Hampton Death information

    Died: Thursday, 4th of December, 1969 (Age: 21)

  4. Fred Hampton Biography

    Fred Hampton (August 30, 1948 – December 4, 1969) was an African-American activist, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party (BPP), and deputy chairman of the national BPP. He was murdered while sleeping at his apartment during a raid by a tactical unit of the Cook County, Illinois State's Attorney's Office (SAO), in conjunction with the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Hampton's murder was chronicled in the documentary film The Murder of Fred Hampton (1971) as well as an episode of the critically acclaimed documentary series Eyes on the Prize.

  5. Fred Hampton Family

    Siblings: Son: Fred Hampton, Jr.

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