(the director wishes to thank - as Congressman John Lewis)
Seventeen Term Member of the United States House of Representatives for Georgia's 5th Congressional District.
2 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
2 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[after 'The March on Washington', August 28, 1963] After Dr. King had spoken, we went back down to the White House. President Kennedy invited us back down, and he stood in the door of the Oval Office and greeted each one of us. He was like a proud beaming father that everything had gone so well. He said to each one of us as he shook our hand, You did a good job, you did a good job. And when he ...
Graduated from the American Baptist Theological Seminary, in Nashville, Tennessee in 1961 with a bachelor's degree in theology. And, graduated from Fisk University (one of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, often referred to as HBCUs), in Nashville, Tennessee in 1963 with a bachelor's degree in religion and philosophy.