Al Sharpton Net Worth

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Al Sharpton Net Worth
Net Worth:
$5 Million
Date of Birth
October 3, 1954
Place of Birth
Brownsville
Profession
Politician, Actor, Minister of religion, Presenter

Al Sharpton Net Worth: Al Sharpton is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, television/radio talk show host and White House advisor who has a net worth of $5 million. Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr. (aka Reverend Al Sharpton) was born October 3, 1954 in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York. He known as an outspoken and sometimes controversial political activist in the fight against racial prejudice and injustice. In 1971, he established the National Youth Movement. His many critics and supporters have seen him run for Senate, Mayor of New York and as a candidate for President of the United States. His dramatic style brings popular and media attention to his causes. In June 2009, the Reverend Al Sharpton led a memorial for the King of Pop Michael Jackson at Harlem's Apollo Theater. A lifelong friend of the Jackson family, Sharpton said Michael Jackson was a "trailblazer" and a "historic figure" who loved the Apollo Theater. Sharpton also became involved in the Trayvon Martin case, holding rallies in Florida to fight for justice in the Trayvon Martin case. Martin, an unarmed African-American teen, was shot to death in Sanford, Florida by George Zimmerman, a member of a neighborhood watch group, in February 2012. Zimmerman claimed self-defense, but others feel that Martin was a victim of racial profiling. Initially the local police did not file any charges against Zimmerman. Sharpton continues to share his views and to tackle today's issues through his television and radio programs. He has been the host of PoliticsNation since 2011. He also has his own syndicated radio show.

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Al Sharpton

Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr. is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, and television/radio talk show host. In 2004, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. presidential election. He hosts his own radio talk show, Keepin' It Real, and...
Profession
Date of Birth
  • October 3, 1954
Nicknames
  • Rev. Al Sharpton
  • Alfred Charles Sharpton Jr.
  • Rev Al Sharpton
  • Reverend Al Sharpton
  • Rev.
  • Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr.
  • Alfred Charles Sharpton, Jr.
Ethnicity
  • African American
Height
  • 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
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