From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Allen, Frank, Jr.

(born:  -  died: ) 

Allen was elected to the City Council of Burkesville, KY, in 1969, becoming the city's first African American elected official, and was re-elected in 1971. For more see "36 city officials include mayor, police court judge," Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials [1972], by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 10.


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