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us: Mitchell, Parren J.


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    • Birth Date

        19220429
    • Death Date

        20070528
    • Birth Place

        Md.
    • Death Place

        Baltimore (Md.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 19710103
        • Affiliation End: 19870103
    • Organization

        United States. Congress. House
    • Affiliation Start

        19710103
    • Affiliation End

        19870103
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Community Action Agency
        • Affiliation Start: 1965
        • Affiliation End: 1968
    • Organization

        Community Action Agency
    • Affiliation Start

        1965
    • Affiliation End

        1968
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Congressional Black Caucus
    • Organization

        Congressional Black Caucus
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    • found: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on House Admin. Dismissing the election ... 1979 (subj.) t.p. (Parren J. Mitchell; U.S. Representative from the 7th Congressional District of Maryland)
    • found: NUCMC data from John F. Kennedy Libr. for Kennedy's call to King oral history interviews, 1988 (Parren (James) Mitchell, 1922- ; exec. dir., Community Action Agency, Baltimore, Md., 1965-1968)
    • found: New York times WWW site, May 30, 2007 (Parren J. Mitchell; b. Parren James Mitchell, Apr. 29, 1922, Maryland; d. Monday [May 28, 2007], Baltimore, aged 85; as the first Black elected to Congress from Maryland, led the Congressional Black Caucus and spearheaded programs to aid minority-owned business, an effort he viewed as the second phase of the civil rights movement)
    • found: English Wikipedia website, viewed May 22, 2013 (Parren James Mitchell (April 29, 1922--May 28, 2007), a Democrat, was a U.S. Congressman who represented the 7th congressional district of Maryland from Jan. 3, 1971 to Jan. 3, 1987. He was the first African American elected to Congress from Maryland)
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