Remembered for his Mississippi-chapter leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), this civil rights activist also founded the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and later served in the Mississippi House of Representatives.
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|FULL NAME:||Aaron Henry|
|BIRTH DATE:||July 2, 1922|
|AGE:||98 years old|
Aaron Henry is a Civil Rights Leader. He was born in Dublin, Mississippi to sharecroppers Mattie and Ed Henry. He later married a woman, but also carried on a same-sex relationship with a man named Gullum Erwin. After graduating from Coahoma Country Agricultural High School in Mississippi, he served in the United States Army. Later, studying under the G.I. Bill, he earned a degree in pharmacy from Xavier University in Ohio.
DID YOU KNOW A close friend of fellow civil rights activist Medgar Evers, he was deeply affected by Evers’ 1963 assassination.
FACT He and physician T.R.M. Howard were founding members of the Regional Council of Negro Leadership (RCNL).
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Currently, Aaron Henry is 98 years old. He will celebrate his 99th birthday on a Sunday, July 2nd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Aaron Henry’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, Cancer’s life pursuit is constant reassurance and intimacy and a secret desire to feel safe (emotionally, spiritually, romantically and financially). People of this zodiac sign like art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers and revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are: tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.
Aaron Henry was born in the Year of the Dog. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They’re not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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