Bernard Lafayette

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Birth Name: Bernard Lafayette Jr.

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Born In: Florida, United States

Birthdate: Age: 83 years old (as of 2024)

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Sexuality: N/A

Bernard Lafayette was born on the 29th of July, 1940. He is popular for being a Civil Rights Leader. He worked for the same cause as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Bernard Lafayette’s age is 83. Activist during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960’s who played a leading role in the early organizing of the Selma, Alabama, voting rights campaign as a part of the SNCC in 1962.

The 83-year-old civil rights leader was born in Florida, United States. He learned about Gandhi’s nonviolent philosophy during his early career from seminars taught by James Lawson. He participated in the Freedom Riders campaign and the Poor Peoples Campaign and worked towards gaining voting rights.

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Bernard Lafayette was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Bernard Lafayette Jr. is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.

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While we don't know Bernard Lafayette birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Monday. People born on a Monday tend to be a bit sensitive and emotional. They have imagination and don't like planning things in advance. They're flexible and good at improvising.

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The 83-year-old American was born in the Silent Generation and the Year of the Dragon


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Bernard Lafayette’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bernard Lafayette’s parents.

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Bernard Lafayette Jr.
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation

Net Worth

The 83-year-old American civil rights leader has done well thus far. Majority of Bernard’s money comes from being a civil rights leader. CelebsMoney has recently updated Bernard Lafayette’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Bernard Lafayette is a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Bernard Lafayette was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Bernard Lafayette has a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

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Bernard Lafayette’s birth sign is Leo and he has a ruling planet of Sun.

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