Jesse Jackson

Age Of Jesse Jackson biography

Birth Name: Jesse Jackson

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Born In: Greenville, SC, USA

Birthdate: October 8, 1941

Age: 81 years old (as of 2023)

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Sexuality: Straight

Jesse Jackson was born on the 8th of October, 1941. He is popular for being a Civil Rights Leader. He was with Martin Luther King Jr. when the famed leader was assassinated. Jesse Jackson’s age is 81. American civil rights activist and Baptist minister who was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988. He also served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997.

The 81-year-old civil rights leader was born in Greenville, SC, USA. He attended a racially segregated high school as a student-athlete, demonstrating skill in baseball and football. He founded Rainbow/PUSH in 1971 and was heavily involved in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference during the 1960’s.

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Jesse Jackson 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.

Jesse Jackson 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 Jesse Jackson birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Wednesday. People born on a Wednesday are generally well-spoken and have an innate talent for improvisation.

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The 81-year-old American was born in the Silent Generation and the Year of the Serpent


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Jesse Jackson’s mother’s name is Helen Burns and his father’s name is Noah Robinson and Charles Henry Jackson. We will continue to update information on Jesse Jackson’s parents.

Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jesse Jackson
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday

Net Worth

The 81-year-old American civil rights leader has done well thus far. Majority of Jesse’s money comes from being a civil rights leader. CelebsMoney has recently updated Jesse Jackson’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Jesse Jackson is a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Jesse Jackson was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Jesse Jackson has a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

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Jesse Jackson’s birth sign is Libra and he has a ruling planet of Venus.

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