Hooks, Benjamin Lawson

Born: 1925 AD
Currently alive, at 89 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Ministers


US Baptist clergyman, lawyer, and black civil rights leader

 

vice-president of Mutual Federal Savings and Loan Association of Memphis 1955-1969

 

member of Federal Communications Commission 1972-1977 (1st black member)

 

executive director of NAACP 1977-1993

 

Spingarn Medal 1986

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