Charles Hamilton Houston
#6005 Overall Influence

Charles Hamilton Houston

American lawyer

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Charles Hamilton Houston was a prominent African-American lawyer, Dean of Howard University Law School, and NAACP first special counsel, or Litigation Director. A graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Law School, Houston played a significant role in dismantling Jim Crow laws, especially attacking segregation in schools and racial housing covenants. He earned the title "The Man Who Killed Jim Crow".

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Howard University
Howard University

University in Washington D.C.

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Amherst College
Amherst College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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#120 World Rank #64 USA Rank
Law