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Bill Ayers

Bill AyersAKA William C. Ayers

Born: 26-Dec-1944
Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Weather Underground

Father: Thomas G. Ayers (CEO of Commonwealth Edison, d. 8-Jun-2007)
Brother: (one)
Girlfriend: Diana Oughton (d. 1970 explosion)
Wife: Bernardine Dohrn (Weatherman member, b. 1942)
Son: Zayd Atheola Dohrn (playwright, b. 1977)
Son: Malik Cochise Dohrn (teacher, b. 1980)
Son: Chesa Jackson Gilbert Boudin (activist, b. 1981, adopted 1982, parents incarcerated)

    High School: Lake Forest Academy, Lake Forest, IL
    University: BA American Studies, University of Michigan (1968)
    University: MEd Early Childhood Education, Bank Street College of Education (1984)
    University: MEd Early Childhood Education, Teachers College, Columbia University (1987)
    University: EdD Curriculum and Instruction, Teachers College, Columbia University (1987)
    Professor: Education, University of Illinois at Chicago

    Students for a Democratic Society (1968-69)
    Weatherman (1969-81)

    Occupy Unmasked (21-Sep-2012) · Himself
    The Weather Underground (17-Nov-2002) · Himself

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Author of books:
Fugitive Days: A Memoir (2001)

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