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In respect to this, how old is John Miles Lewis?

John Lewis (civil rights leader)
John Lewis
Born John Robert Lewis February 21, 1940 Troy, Alabama, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Lillian Miles ( m. 1968; died 2012)
Children John-Miles Lewis

One may also ask, who is John Lewis married to?

Lillian Miles
m. 1968–2012

When was John Miles Lewis born?

He was born the son of sharecroppers on February 21, 1940, outside of Troy, Alabama. He grew up on his family's farm and attended segregated public schools in Pike County, Alabama.

What did John Lewis fight for?

Lewis, who as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) was one of the "Big Six" leaders of groups who organized the 1963 March on Washington, played many key roles in the Civil Rights Movement and its actions to end legalized racial segregation in the United States.

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Who is John Lewis son?

John-Miles Lewis

Does Rep John Lewis have children?

John-Miles Lewis
Son

Does John Lewis have a son?

John-Miles Lewis

Why did John Lewis go to jail?

In March 2003, Lewis spoke to a crowd of 30,000 in Oregon during an anti-war protest before the start of the Iraq War. He was arrested in 2006 and 2009 and outside the Sudan embassy in protest against the genocide in Darfur.

What has happened to John Lewis?

The John Lewis Partnership has announced it will temporarily close all 50 of its department stores, making it the latest retailer to voluntarily shutter stores amid the coronavirus crisis. The partnership said the closure of the full John Lewis store estate will be effective from Monday, March 23.

Is John Lewis living?

Politician
Author
Orator
Ship-owner
Human rights activist

Is John Lewis ill?

On December 29, 2019, Lewis announced that he had been diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. He remained in the Washington D.C. area for his treatment. Lewis stated: "I have been in some kind of fight – for freedom, equality, basic human rights – for nearly my entire life.

Where did John Lewis live?

Atlanta

What was John Lewis education?

Fisk University
1967
American Baptist College
1961

What schools did John Lewis go to?

Fisk University
1967
American Baptist College
1961