Jerry Rubin (July 14, 1938 – November 28, 1994) was an American social activist during the 1960s and 1970s. During the 1980s, he became a successful businessman.
Rubin was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of a bread delivery man and union representative, and grew up in the then-upscale Avondale neighborhood.
Rubin's parents died within 10 months of each other, leaving Rubin ... more »
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''Most men act so tough and strong on the outside because on the inside, we are scared, weak, and fragile. Men, not women, are the weaker sex.''Jerry Rubin (b. 1938), U.S. essayist, radical leader. Chicago Tribune (March 16, 1978).