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Eldridge Cleaver (1935–1998)

Eldridge Cleaver was born on August 31, 1935 in Wabbaseka, Arkansas, USA as Eldridge Leroy Cleaver. He was married to Kathleen Cleaver. He died on May 1, 1998 in Pomona, California, USA. See full bio »


(age 62) in Pomona, California, USA

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1 P.M. Actor
Black Panther Himself
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 2008 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
 1990 Eyes on the Prize (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Power!: 1966-1968 (1990) ... (special thanks)
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 1971 1 P.M. (Documentary)
 1970 Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther (Documentary)
 1969 Black Panther (Documentary short)
 1968 Black Panthers (Documentary short)
 1968 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- The Black Panthers (1968) ... Himself - Guest
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 2018 1968: The Year That Changed America (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Black Panther Party
- Part One: Winter (2018) ... Himself - Black Panther Party
 2018 Bobby Kennedy for President (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Minister of Information, Black Panther Party
- I'd Like to Serve (2018) ... Himself - Minister of Information, Black Panther Party
 2015 The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (Documentary)
Himself - Black Panther Party
 2011 The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (Documentary)
 2007 Brando (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Tupac: Resurrection (Documentary)
 2002 The Weather Underground (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 2001 A Huey P. Newton Story (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1993 But... Seriously (TV Special documentary)
 1972 Malcolm X (Documentary)

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(book) "Soul on Ice" See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | See more »

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You're either part of the solution or you're part of the problem.


Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 112-115. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. See more »

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