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us: Thurman, Howard, 1900-1981


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Howard Washington
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1900-11-18
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1981-04-10
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Daytona (Fla.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) San Francisco (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Rochester Theological Seminary
        • Organization: (naf) Howard University
        • Organization: (naf) Boston University
        • Organization: (naf) Howard Thurman Educational Trust
        • Organization: (naf) Congress of Racial Equality
        • Organization: (naf) National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Theologians
          (lcsh) Clergy
            (lcsh) Authors, Black
        • Sources

          • found: The greatest of these, 1944.
          • found: Smith, L. E. Howard Thurman, c1981: t.p. (Howard Thurman) CIP galley (b. 1900; d. 1981)
          • found: Phone call to the author, 9/21/81 (Howard Thurman, corr. d. of b. is 11/18/1900: info. from his mother)
          • found: African American National Biography, accessed September 16, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Thurman, Howard; Howard Washington Thurman; theologian, mystic; born 18 November 1899 in Daytona, Florida, United States; scholarship, Morehouse College, Atlanta, (1919); graduated, Rochester Seminary, New York (1926); pastor of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Oberlin, Ohio; professor, School of Religion, Howard University (1932); traveled to India on a goodwill visit sponsored by the Christian Student Movement and the International Committee of the YMCA-YWCA (1935); dean, Rankin Chapel, Howard University (1936); senior pastor of Fellowship Church (1946); dean, Marsh Chapel, Boston University (1953); chaired, Howard Thurman Educational Trust; board member, Fellowship of Reconciliation, Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP); died 10 April 1981, probably in San Francisco, California, United States)
        • Change Notes

          • 1980-05-09: new
          • 2016-01-21: revised
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