African American Biographies, 3: Profiles of 909 Current Men - download pdf or read online

By Walter Hawkins

ISBN-10: 0786441313

ISBN-13: 9780786441310

This e-book presents tablet biographies of 909 of the nation's such a lot striking African americans. The entries are prepared alphabetically, with all members assembly common standards for inclusion: They have been born or they spent their childhoods within the usa; and so they have performed a major half within the improvement of African American childrens via serving as function versions. an individual who died earlier than January 1, 1995, isn't incorporated. Activists, artists, athletes, lawyers, authors, company vendors, educators, engineers, entertainers, executive officers, docs, army leaders and scientists: all people during this e-book has performed an immense function in 20th-century the US.

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Brown, Jr. MILITARY. Charles Q. , received a bachelor of science in civil engineering from Texas Tech University, in Lubbock, Texas, and master of aeronautical science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. His military education includes the United States Air Force Fighter Weapons School, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada; Squadron Officer School at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama; Distinguished Graduate Air Command and Staff College at Maxwell; Air War College at Maxwelle; and National Defense Fellow, Institute for Defense Analyses, Alexandria, Virginia.

He currently has a total of 761 career home runs. He also is the all-time career leader in both walks (2,550) and intentional walks (684). He holds numerous single-season records, among them the single-season Major League record for home runs (73), set in 2001. He has won a record seven Most Valuable Player awards. Fred Bonner JUDICIAL. Fred Bonner received a bachelor of arts degree in sociology from Wiley College in 1968 and earned his juris doctor from the University of Washington School of Law in 1974.

Bost is a native of Concord, North Carolina. He received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master of arts degree in special education from the University of South Florida. He served as commissioner and chief executive officer of the Texas Department of Human Services for four years. In 2001, he was appointed as the under secretary for food, nutrition, and consumer services at the United States Department of Agriculture, responsible for the administration of the fifteen USDA nutrition assistance programs with a combined budget of over $58 billion, including the Food Stamp Program, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs, and the Commodity Distribution Program.

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