Today in Black History: July 10, 1927

David Norman Dinkins

Former New York Mayor, David Norman Dinkins was born July 10, 1927. Dinkins was the first black mayor of New York City. He served from 1989-1993. During Dinkins term as mayor, crime had decreased, the city budget was balanced, and maintained facial peace.

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