|Birth Day||October 16, 1922|
|Birth Place||West Virginia|
|Age||98 YEARS OLD|
American anti-Apartheid activist known for his work to help create job opportunities for African Americans.
His desire to fight against racial discrimination began after his business was refused at a local drug store due to his race.
He became a board member of General Motors.
His parents divorced when he was three years old.
He was given the Eleanor Roosevelt Award for Human Rights in 1999.