Stokely Carmichael

Stokely Carmichael bio

Birth Name: Stokely Standiford Churchill Carmichael

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Trinidad And Tobago

Date Of Birth: June 29, 1941

Date Of Death: November 15, 1998

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Stokely Carmichael was born on the 29th of June, 1941. He was best known for being a Civil Rights Leader. Remembered for his leadership in the Black Power movement of the 1960s and 1970s, this civil rights activist participated in the famous “Freedom Rides” of the early 1960s and later became involved with the Black Panther Party.

Stokely Carmichael was born in Trinidad And Tobago. While studying philosophy at Howard University, he led his school’s chapter of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). In the early 1970s, he broke ties with the Black Panther Party and traveled widely throughout Africa, adopting the name of Kwame Ture.

Stokely Carmichael was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Stokely Carmichael 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.

Stokely Standiford Churchill Carmichael 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.


Stokely’s Stokely Standiford Churchill Carmichael attended Tranquility School in Trinidad, Bronx High School of Science, NY and Howard University, DC.


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

Associated with

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, Stokely Carmichael kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Stokely Carmichael was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Stokely Standiford Churchill Carmichael
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Stokely Carmichael was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Stokely Carmichael 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: Stokely Carmichael had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Stokely Carmichael’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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