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Hastie, William Henry

Born: 1904 AD
Died: 1976 AD, at 72 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Politicial Adviser

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US judge, lawyer, and politician

 

1st black US federal judge 1937

 

dean of Howard Law School 1939-1946

 

governor of US Virgin Islands 1946-1949 (1st non-interim black governor in US)

 

Spingarn Medal 1943


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