Sharpton, Alfred Charles Jr.

Born: 1954 AD
Currently alive, at 60 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Activists, Clergymen


US clergyman and black activist

 

ordained Pentecostal minister 1964

 

youth director of Operation Breadbasket 1969-1971

 

founder and president of National Youth Movement 1971-1986

 

founder and president of National Action Network, Inc. 1991--

 

candidate for Democratic nomination to Senate from New York 1992, 1994

 

co-wrote autobiography "Go and Tell Pharaoh" 1996

 

candidate for Democratic nomination for New York City mayor 1997

 

fined 1998 for defaming prosecutor falsely accused by Tawana Brawley in 1987 rape hoax

 

candidate for Democratic presidential nomination 2004

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