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Whitney Young

Whitney Young at the White House, 1964
Born Whitney Moore Young Jr.
(1921-07-31)July 31, 1921
Shelby County, Kentucky, U.S.
Died March 11, 1971(1971-03-11) (aged 49)
Lagos, Nigeria
Monuments Whitney Young Memorial Bridge, Clark Atlanta University School of Social Work, Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award, Whitney Young High School in Chicago, Whitney M. Young High School in Cleveland, and many other schools
Other names Whitney Young
Alma mater Kentucky State University, MIT, University of Minnesota
Organization National Association of Social Workers, National Urban League
Movement National Urban League, American Civil Rights Movement, March on Washington, National Association of Social Workers,
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Awards Rockefeller Foundation Grant, Presidential Medal of Freedom

Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed.
Whitney M. Young
Liberalism seems to be related to the distance people are from the problem.
Whitney M. Young
I've been on so many blind dates I should get a free dog.
The hardest work in the world is being out of work.
Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention.
Whitney M. Young