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Roy Wilkins

Filed under:
Civil Rights People
Event status:
Confirmed
Event date:
Monday, August 30, 2021 (This event repeats every year)
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri
Website:
http://americanhistorycalendar.com/peoplec...=2390
Event owner:
Super User

This event occurs in the UTC time zone.

Description:
Born August 30, 1901, Wilkins was a civil rights activist. He was the executive director of the NAACP from 1955 to 1977. Wilkins was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Lyndon Johnson in 1967.