Lerone Bennett Jr. (October 17, 1928 – February 14, 2018) was an African-American scholar, author and social historian, known for his analysis of race relations in the United States.His best-known works include Before the Mayflower (1962) and Forced into Glory (2000), a book about U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.. Born and raised in Mississippi, he graduated from Morehouse College in 1949.Children: 4. Dec 12, 2016 · Author, historian and former EBONY and JET editor Lerone Bennett was found safe Saturday afternoon after being reported missing earlier in the day. Bennett Author: Madison Gray.
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