Steve Biko

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Birth Name: Steve Biko

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: South Africa

Date Of Birth: December 18, 1946

Date Of Death: September 12, 1977

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: South African

Steve Biko was born on the 18th of December, 1946. He was best known for being a Civil Rights Leader. Civil rights leader who worked as an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the 1960s and 1970s, and the leader/founder of the BCM.

Steve Biko was born in South Africa. He founded the Black Consciousness Movement while a student activist at the University of Natal Medical School. He was banned by the apartheid regime in February 1973 and it became forbidden for anyone to quote anything he said, including speeches or simple conversations.

Steve Biko was a Sagittarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Steve Biko 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.

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

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Oscar Zeta Acosta

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Esther Cooper Jackson

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Yam Ah Mee

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Personal Life

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

Steve Biko was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Steve Biko
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Steve Biko was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Steve Biko was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Steve Biko had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Steve Biko’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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