William Bradford Huie

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Birthday
13, 1910
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Nov 20, 1986 (76)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
13, 1910
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Nov 20, 1986 (76)

About

Journalist who wrote for the American Mercury and published books such as The Execution of Private Slovik.

Before Fame

He graduated with honors and became a member of Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Alabama.

Trivia

He reported the murder of Emmet Till and Ku Klux Klan activity during the Civil Rights Movement.

Family Life

He was the child of John Bradford and Margaret Lois Brindley Huie and grew up with two siblings. He went on to marry Ruth Puckett.

Associated With

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote the introduction for the second edition of his book Three Lives for Mississippi.