|Birthname||Coleman Alexander Young|
|born on||24 May 1918 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )|
|Place||Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 33n13, 87w34|
|Timezone||CWT h5w (is war time)|
|Astrology data||03°09' 24°28 Asc. 25°18'|
American politician, who served as mayor of Detroit, Michigan from 1974 to 1994. Young became the first African-American mayor of Detroit in the same week that Maynard Jackson became the first African-American mayor of Atlanta. In 1981, he was awarded the Spingarn Medal from the NAACP. Young was twice married & divorced. He has one son, Coleman A. Young II, currently a State Senator in Michigan's 1st State Senate district and previously a State Representative in Michigan's 4th State Representative district, the same district where Young lived as Mayor and served as State Senator. Coleman Young I died from emphysema on November 29, 1997.
Sy Scholfield quotes "Basics of Genealogy Reference: A Librarian's Guide" by Jack Simpson (Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008), p. 34: "His birth was recorded in a ledger at the Tuscaloosa Probate Court, which is available as a microfilm from the Family History Library (FHL). The ledger records the birth of a boy named Coleman Alex Young on May 24, 1918 at 11:30 P.M."
- Vocation : Politics : Public office (Mayor of Detroit, 1974-1994)