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|Born||November 30, 1936
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
|Died||April 12, 1989
New Hope, Pennsylvania, United States
|Other names||Free, Barry Freed|
|Occupation||Social and political activist, writer|
Abbot Howard "Abbie" Hoffman (November 30, 1936 – April 12, 1989) was a social and political activist in the United States. He was later arrested following a conviction for selling cocaine. He killed himself.
Portrayal in Media[change | edit source]
Other websites[change | edit source]
- List of Abbie Hoffman items in The Realist
- The Yippies are Going to Chicago!, The Realist No. 82, August 1968
- The Trial of Abbie Hoffman's Shirt, The Realist No. 84, November 1968
- Advertisement for Steal This Book,The Realist No. 89, March 1971
- Love It or Diaper It, birth Announcement for America Hoffman, The Realist No. 90, May 1971
References[change | edit source]
- JOHN T. MCQUISTON (1989-04-14). "Abbie Hoffman, 60's Icon, Dies; Yippie Movement Founder Was 52". http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=950DE3DF1030F937A25757C0A96F948260&scp=4&sq=abbie%20hoffman%20died&st=cse. Retrieved 2008-10-08.
- Harlow, John (2007-12-30). "No more jokes as Borat turns war protester". Times Online. http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/film/article3108058.ece. Retrieved 2008-10-23.