Harvey Johnson Jr.

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Birthday
21, 1946
Birthplace
Mississippi
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
21, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
Mississippi

About

American politician who served as mayor of Jackson, Mississippi from 1997 to 2005 and 2009 to 2013. He was the first African-American mayor of Jackson, Mississippi.

Before Fame

He attended Tennessee State University for his undergraduate degree and received his Master's from the University of Cincinnati.

Trivia

He was the city's first three-term mayor since Dale Danks.

Family Life

He married Kathy Ezell Johnson, and they had two children.

Associated With

He was a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, as was Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall.