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Maynard Jackson

AKA Maynard Holbrook Jackson, Jr.

Born: 23-Mar-1938
Birthplace: Dallas, TX
Died: 23-Jun-2003
Location of death: Arlington, VA
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: First black Mayor of Atlanta

Father: Maynard H. Jackson, Sr. (minister, d. 1953)
Mother: Irene Dobbs Jackson (university professor)
Wife: Burnella Burke ("Bunny", m. 1965, div., two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Elizabeth
Daughter: Brooke
Son: Maynard, III
Wife: Valerie RIchardson (m. 1977, two daughters)
Daughter: ValerieValerie
Daughter: Alexandra

    University: BA Political Science and History, Morehouse College (1956)
    Law School: Boston University Law School (attended)
    Law School: North Carolina Central University School of Law (1964)
    Administrator: Trustee, Morehouse College

    Mayor of Atlanta (1990-94)
    Mayor of Atlanta (1974-82)
    Jackson, Patterson & Parks Partner (1969-73)
    Emory Neighborhood Law Office Attorney (1968-69)
    Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR (21-Jan-2001) · Himself
    Greased Lightning (Jul-1977) · Minister

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