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Carter, Leon J., III

(born: 1944  -  died: 1984) 

Leon John Carter, III was born in Bowling Green, KY. His poems were published in several magazines, and his first book of poems was titled Black Windsongs. He is the son of Lillie Mae Bland Carter. For more see Who's Who Among Black Americans, 1st-3rd ed.


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NKAA Entry: Carter, Lillie Mae Bland
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