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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)

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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)
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Other Works:

Book: "Revolution For the Hell of It" See more »

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

The key to organizing an alternative society is to organize people around what they can do, and more importantly, what they want to do. See more »

Trivia:

Had a reputation as a pool hustler. In his book "Revolution for the Hell of It" (written under the pseudonym "Free"), he wrote, "In a revolution, as in pool hustling, one should use only as much force as is necessary to prove one's point. No more, no less." See more »

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