Jack Herer

Jack Herer

Born: June 18, 1939

Died: April 15, 2010

Nationality: American

Occupation: Activist

Biography: Jack Herer, sometimes called the Emperor of Hemp, was an American cannabis activist and the author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes, a book which has been used in efforts to decriminalize cannabis. Herer also founded and served as the director of the organization Help End Marijuana Prohibition.