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David Dinkins

David DinkinsAKA David Norman Dinkins

Born: 10-Jul-1927
Birthplace: Trenton, NJ
Died: 23-Nov-2020
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Mayor of New York City, 1989-93

Military service: USMC

The most recent Democratic mayor of New York City, and the only African-American to ever hold the office. Lost an election for a second term to Rudy Giuliani in 1993, 49% to 51%.

Wife: Joyce (d. 2020)
Daughter: Donna

    University: BS Mathematics, Howard University
    Law School: LLB, Brooklyn Law School
    Professor: Columbia University

    Mayor of New York City
    Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
    Children's Health Fund Board of Directors
    Gore 2000
    Hillary Rodham Clinton for US Senate Committee
    Heart Attack 1985
    Heart Bypass Operation triple (Aug-1995)
    Angioplasty (Aug-1995)
    Wedding: Donald Trump and Marla Maples (1993)
    Risk Factors: Pacemaker

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    Falling for Grace (20-Jul-2007) · Himself

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