Charles Hamilton Houston

Charles Hamilton Houston (September 3, 1895-April 22, 1950), the black lawyer who helped play a role in dismantling the Jim Crow laws and helped train future Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall.

person, Virgo person, Lawyer, activist

Age at Death
54 years, 7 months and 19 days old
Attributes
african-american , male
Birthday
the 3rd of September
Born
1895 , September 1895 , September 3rd 1895 , the United States , Washington, D.C. ,  …
Did
die
Died
1950 , April 1950 , April 22nd 1950 , the United States , Washington, D.C. ,  …
Died During
1950s
Educated
Harvard Law School , Amherst College
First Name
"Charles"
Gender
male
Last Name, Rare Terms
"Houston"
Legal name, Full name
"Charles Hamilton Houston"
Middle-name
"Hamilton"
Nationality
american
Quotes
"We beg you to save young America from the blight of race prejudice. Do not bind the children within the narrow circles of your own lives." , "The race problem in the United States is the type of unpleasant problem which we would rather do without but which refuses to be buried." , "Christianity has always seemed to fight a losing battle against race."

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