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Barry, Marion Shepilov Jr.

Born: 1936 AD
Currently alive, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Felon, Politician


US Democratic politician and criminal


1936 - Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr. was born 6th of March in Itta Bena, Mississippi.


1954 - Finished high school in Booker T. Washington High School,  Memphis, Tennessee.    


1958 - Barry took up BA, LeMoyne College Memphis.    


1960 - Graduated MA, Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee.


       - He was the 1st director of Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.(SNCC)


1967 - He was arrested of Jaywalking in Washington, DC.


1974-1978 - He was the City Council Washington, DC.


1979-1991 - Served as Mayor Washington, DC.


1990 - Arrested by the FBI and D.C. Police for crack cocaine use and possession.


1995 - Successfully treated for his prostate cancer at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.


1995-1999 - He elected as Mayor Washington.


2002 - Barry briefly used an "African" name of "Anwar Amal."   


2005 - Barry pled guilty to two federal counts of failing to file income tax returns.   




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