Who is Andrew Young married to?

Who is Andrew Young married to?

Carolyn Youngm. 1996
Jean Childs Youngm. 1954–1994
Andrew Young/Spouse

What does Andrew Young do for a living?

ActivistFilm ProducerScreenwriter
Andrew Young/Professions
Andrew Jackson Young Jr. (born March 12, 1932) is an American politician, diplomat, and activist. Beginning his career as a pastor, Young was an early leader in the civil rights movement, serving as executive director of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and a close confidant to Martin Luther King Jr.

Where is Andrew Young born?

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Andrew Young/Place of birth

How old is Andrew Young now?

89 years (March 12, 1932)
Andrew Young/Age

Who was Atlanta’s first black mayor?

Maynard Jackson
International Civil Rights: Walk of Fame – Maynard Jackson. Jackson, Jr. Maynard Jackson was Atlanta’s first African American mayor; he serve two consecutive terms (1974-1978; 1978-1982) and was elected for a third term in 1990.

Which Georgian has held the highest political office in the United States?

Jimmy Carter, the only Georgian elected president of the United States, held the office for one term, 1977-81. His previous public service included a stint in the U.S. Navy, two senate terms in the Georgia General Assembly, and one term as governor of Georgia (1971-75).

What is Andrew Young’s legacy?

In the decades since Andrew Young helped change the course of history as a leader in the Civil Rights movement, he has built a remarkable legacy as a civic activist, elected official, groundbreaking ambassador, social entrepreneur, and adviser to presidents.

Who are Andrew Youngs parents?

Andrew Jackson Young, Sr.
Daisy Fuller Young
Andrew Young/Parents

Who was Atlanta mayor in 1996?

Bill Campbell
Bill Campbell (mayor)

Who was the first black female mayor of Atlanta?

Shirley Franklin
In 2001, the people of Atlanta elected Shirley Franklin, a first time candidate for public office, to serve as the 58th Mayor of the City of Atlanta. She became the first female mayor of Atlanta and the first African American woman to serve as mayor of a major southern city.

What degree did Jimmy Carter have?

Union College1952–1953
United States Naval Academy1943–1946Georgia Institute of Technology1942–1943Georgia Southwestern State University1941–1942
Jimmy Carter/Education

What are the qualifications to become governor?

A governor:

  • must be at least 35 years of age.
  • should not be a member of the either house of the parliament or house of the state legislature.
  • should not hold any office of profit.
  • should not be a resident of the same state. (It is a tradition, not mentioned in the constitution)