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Hall of Fame 2005

Sen. Walter “Dee” Huddleston

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Sen. Walter “Dee” Huddleston, Elizabethtown, Ky. (1926- ): He is the U.S. Senator (1973-1985) and state senator who spent his career championing the rights of minorities, women erve all races during the 1960s and the disabled. He urged restaurants to sand asked churches to admit people of different colors as members. He co-sponsored an Open Housing law as a state senator. He led efforts in Kentucky to pass the Equal Rights Amendment. He helped honor Muhammad Ali in a program in Washington, D.C.

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