Saul Alinsky bio

Birth Name: Saul David Alinsky

Occupation: Activist

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: January 30, 1909

Date Of Death: June 12, 1972

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Saul Alinsky was born on the 30th of January, 1909. He was famous for being a Activist. A community organizer and self-proclaimed social radical, he published the influential manual, Rules for Radicals, in 1971. His community activism began in Chicago in the 1930s.

Saul Alinsky was born in Chicago. He put aside racial politics to unite black and white workers during the Great Depression. His early community organization efforts took place in Chicago’s Back of the Yards and Woodlawn neighborhoods. A polarizing figure, he spent nearly forty years calling attention to and improving the lives of underprivileged and impoverished minorities.

Saul Alinsky was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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Personal Life

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Saul Alinsky was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Saul David Alinsky
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Saul Alinsky was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Saul Alinsky was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Saul Alinsky had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Saul Alinsky’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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