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Julian Bond
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Julian Bond
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
from the 32nd district
In office
1967–1974
Succeeded by Mildred Glover
Member of the Georgia Senate
from the 39th district
In office
1975–1987
Preceded by Horace T. Ward
Succeeded by Hildred W. Shumake
Chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
In office
1998–2010
Preceded by Myrlie Evers-Williams
Succeeded by Roslyn Brock
Personal details
Born
Horace Julian Bond

(1940-01-14)January 14, 1940
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Died August 15, 2015(2015-08-15) (aged 75)
Walton Beach, Florida, USA
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Alice Clopton (1961–1989, divorced)
Pamela S. Horowitz (1990–2015)
Alma mater

George School

Morehouse College (BA, English, 1971)

Horace Julian Bond (January 14, 1940 - August 15, 2015), known as Julian Bond, was an American social activist, politician, professor, and writer. He was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement.

Bond was elected to four terms in the Georgia House of Representatives and later to six terms in the Georgia Senate. From 1998 to 2010, he was chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the first president of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Bond died on August 15, 2015 from complications of vascular disease (blood vessel disease) in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, aged 75.



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