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James Hood (I) (1942–2013)

James Hood was born on November 10, 1942 in Gadsden, Alabama, USA as James Alexander Hood. He was married to Carolyn Ragland and Norma Turner. He died on January 17, 2013 in Gadsden. See full bio »

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Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment
Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment Himself - a Negro Student


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 2000 The Pretenders: Greatest Hits (Video documentary) (producer: "Spiritual High (State Of Independence)")
 1963 Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment (Documentary) (performer: "For He's a Jolly Good Fellow")
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 1963 Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment (Documentary)
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 2016 Richard Reeves on the Kennedy Presidency (Documentary short)
 2016 Sharon Malone and Eric Holder (Video documentary short)
 2014 The Sixties (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Univ of Alabama Applicant
- A Long March to Freedom (2014) ... Himself - Univ of Alabama Applicant
 2008 Breaking the Huddle: The Integration of College Football (TV Movie documentary)

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He was one of two black students whose effort to enroll at the University of Alabama led to Governor George Wallace's infamous stand in the school house door in 1963. See more »

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