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James Farmer (I) (1920–1999)

James Farmer was born on January 12, 1920 in Marshall, Texas, USA. He was married to Lula Peterson and Winnie Christie. He died on July 9, 1999 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA. See full bio »

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 1996 A. Philip Randolph: For Jobs and Freedom (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Seven Songs for Malcolm X (Documentary)
 1992 The Real Malcolm X (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Civil Rights Leader
 1991 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- LBJ: Part 2 - My Fellow Americans (1991) ... Himself
 1989 Adam Clayton Powell (Documentary)
 1988 JFK Remembered (TV Movie documentary)
 1987 Eyes on the Prize (TV Series documentary)
 1966 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Where Does the Civil Rights Movement Go Now? (1966) ... Himself - Guest
 1964 The March (Documentary short)
 1964 Opening Day at the 1964-1965 World's Fair (TV Special)
 1963 The March in Washington (Short)
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 1997 The Speeches of Malcolm X (Video documentary)
Himself - at Signing of Voting Rights Act, Moves Toward Katzenbach, King
 1997 4 Little Girls (Documentary)
Himself - with Freedom Riders (uncredited)
 1992 Malcolm X
Himself - Behind King and Young (uncredited)
 1989 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1972 Malcolm X (Documentary)
Himself - Remarks After Death of Malcolm X

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Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 197-199. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. See more »

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