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James Charles Evers
September 11, 1922
|Died||July 22, 2020
Brandon, Mississippi, U.S.
|Occupation||Civil rights activist
Mayor of Fayette, Mississippi
James Charles Evers (September 11, 1922 – July 22, 2020) was an American civil rights activist. In 1969, he became the first African American since the Reconstruction era to have been elected as mayor in a Mississippi city.
Evers died on July 22, 2020 in Brandon, Mississippi at the age of 97.
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