Esther Cooper Jackson

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Birth Name: Esther Cooper Jackson

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Virginia

Date Of Birth: August 21, 1917

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Esther Cooper Jackson was born on the 21st of August, 1917. She was popular for being a Civil Rights Leader. Remembered best as a founder of the African- American journal Freedomways, this civil rights activist and author penned such articles as “This is My Husband: Fighter for His People, Political Refugee” and “The Negro Woman Domestic Worker in Relation to Trade Unionism.”

Esther Cooper Jackson was born in Virginia. After graduating from Oberlin College, she earned a sociology master’s degree from Fisk University. Her influential journal influenced the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s.

Esther Cooper Jackson was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Esther Cooper Jackson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Esther Cooper Jackson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Esther Cooper Jackson’s parents.

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Oscar Zeta Acosta

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Personal Life

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Esther Cooper Jackson was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Esther Cooper Jackson
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Esther Cooper Jackson was 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: Esther Cooper Jackson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Esther Cooper Jackson had 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.

Esther Cooper Jackson’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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