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Hooks, Benjamin Lawson

Born: 1925 AD
Currently alive, at 96 years of age.
Nationality: N/A
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