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Betty Shabazz

Civil Rights Activist Betty Shabazz

Full Name: Betty X
Profession: Civil Rights Activist

United States of America

Biography: The wife of Malcolm X, Shabazz was a civil rights activist and educator in her own right.

Born: May 28, 1940
Birthplace: Pinehurst, Georgia, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini

Died: June 23, 1997 (aged 57)
Cause of Death: Burns suffered in a fire started by her young grandson, Malcolm

Married Life

  • 1958-01-14 Human rights activist Malcolm X marries fellow activist Betty Shabazz in Lansing, Michigan

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