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

Greene, Harold, Jr.

Greene was the first African American to be appointed to serve as Administrative Assistant to a governor (John Y. Brown in 1980). He is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and earned his law degree from the University of Kentucky. He was a former leader of the Lexington Urban League and the Lexington NAACP Chapter. For more see The Fascinating Story of Black Kentuckians, by A. A. Dunnigan; and J. Campbell, "Lexington attorney to speak at awards banquet," Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, 09/07/2004, section C, p. 1.


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NKAA Source: Fascinating story of Black Kentuckians : their heritage and traditions
NKAA Source: Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer (newspaper)

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