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- April 9th 1996
by Beacon Press (MA)
(first published 1995)
- Date of birth: January 13, 1952
- Born: in New York City, The United States.
- Description: Geoffrey Canada is an African-American social activist. He is the author of Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America. Since 1990, Canada has been president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone in Harlem, New York.
He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bowdoin College and a Master's degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.