Civil Rights Leader

Huey P Newton – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The civil rights leader Huey P Newton passed away at age 47, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Huey P Newton and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

African-American political leader who co-founded the Black Panther Party in 1966. He was known for his violent confrontations with the police.

He graduated from Oakland Technical High School, despite not being able to read.

He was fatally gunned down by a member of the Black Guerilla Family in Oakland, California in 1989.

He married twice: first to Gwen Fontaine and then to Fredrika Newton in 1984.

He worked with fellow Black Panther leader Eldridge Cleaver during the Civil Rights Movements.

How did Huey P Newton die?

Information about the death of Huey P Newton
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death47 years
ProfessionCivil Rights Leader
Death dateAugust 22, 1989
Place of deathLower Bottoms, Oakland, California, United States
Place of burialN/A