Kurt Schmoke

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Birthday
1, 1949
Birthplace
Maryland
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
1, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Maryland

About

Democrat who became the first elected African American mayor of Baltimore in 1987. He has worked for Howard University as the Dean of its law School and as provost of the entire university.

Before Fame

He was the varsity quarterback for Baltimore City College's City Knights.

Trivia

He was known for his opposition to the "War on Drugs" and his stance in favor of drug decriminalization.

Family Life

He has two children with Dr. Patricia Locks.

Associated With

In 1992 President George Bush awarded him the national Literacy Award for his efforts to promote adult literacy.