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Birth Name: Fred Hampton

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: August30, 1948

Date Of Death: December 4, 1969

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Fred Hampton was born on the 30th of August, 1948. He was popular for being a Civil Rights Leader. Deputy Chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party who organized young African Americans for the NAACP.

Fred Hampton was born in Illinois. He wanted to play center field for the New York Yankees before enrolling at Triton Junior College in nearby River Grove, Illinois, where he majored in pre-law. He was killed while sleeping in his apartment during a raid by a tactical unit of the Cook County, Illinois State’s Attorney’s Office, in conjunction with the Chicago Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Fred Hampton was a Virgo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Fred Hampton is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Fred Hampton kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Fred Hampton was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME:Fred Hampton
AGE GENERATION:Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Fred Hampton was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Fred Hampton was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Fred Hampton had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Fred Hampton’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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