October 1 – Black Panther party founded in Oakland, US

October 1 – Black Panther party founded in Oakland, US

October 1, 1966: Black Panther party founded in Oakland, US. The Black Panther Party (BPP), originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, was

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October 1, 1966: Black Panther party founded in Oakland, US.

The Black Panther Party (BPP), originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, was a revolutionary socialist political organization founded by college students Bobby Seale (Chairman) and Huey P. Newton in October 1966 in Oakland, California.

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