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John Hope Franklin (1915–2009)

John Hope Franklin was born on January 2, 1915 in Rentiesville, Oklahoma, USA. He is known for his work on Separate But Equal (1991), American Masters (1985) and Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans (2008). He was married to Aurelia E. Whittington. He died on March 25, 2009 in Durham, North Carolina, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Separate But Equal Additional Crew
American Masters Additional Crew


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 2000 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (advisor - 1 episode)
- Jubilee Singers: Sacrifice and Glory (2000) ... (advisor)
 1993 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (historical adviser - 1 episode)
- D.W. Griffith: Father of Film (1993) ... (historical adviser)
 1991 Separate But Equal (TV Mini Series) (historical consultant)
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Book: "Color and Race". See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | See more »

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Professor John Hope Franklin


Aurelia E. Whittington  (her death)  (1 child)

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