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Hall of Fame 2007

Isiah Smith

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Isiah Smith, Covington, Ky., (1933-1998): Mr. Smith was a community activist who fought for better education, health, housing, employment and recreation for blacks in Northern Kentucky. He was a longtime member and official of the local NAACP who organized programs to remember Martin Luther King Jr. He organized voters for Rev. Jesse Jackson's run for the presidency in the 1980s. He served on the boards of the Family Health Center and the Kenton County Library.

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