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Abbie Hoffman (1936–1989)

Abbie Hoffman was born on November 30, 1936 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA as Abbott Howard Hoffman. He was an actor and writer, known for Heavy Petting (1989), Chords of Fame (1984) and Born on the Fourth of July (1989). He was married to Anita Hoffman and Sheila Karklin. He died on April 12, 1989 in New Hope, Pennsylvania, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Heavy Petting
Heavy Petting Himself
(1989)
Chords of Fame
Chords of Fame Himself
(1984)
Born on the Fourth of July
Born on the Fourth of July Strike Organizer - Syracuse, NY
(1989)
Steal This Movie
(2000)

Filmography

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 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Strike Organizer - Syracuse, NY
 1970 Brand X
Policeman (Lawren Order)
 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
- America, Inc. (1970)
 1970/I Prologue
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Soon to be a Major Motion Picture" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 5 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[on the success of "Steal This Book"] It's embarrassing when you try to overthrow the government and you wind up on the Best Seller's List. See more »

Trivia:

Was pushed off the stage at Woodstock by Pete Townshend when he interrupted The Who during their performance to make a speech about the recent drug arrest of radical leader John Sinclair. A snippet of the incident can be heard on The Who's four-CD boxed set: "Thirty Years of Maximum R&B". See more »

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