Abbie Hoffman
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1936

Biography

Flamboyant political activist Abbie Hoffman was one of the most colorful figures in the '60s counter-culture and a leading figure in opposing the Vietnam War. He is also the founder of the Yippies (the Youth International Party). Though Hoffman was always serious about his causes, he often imbued his speeches and deeds with a keen satirical edge such as the demonstration march he led in 1967 to...