Gary Paul Wright was born on December 19, 1953. He is a program administrator, HIV/AIDS activist, youth mentor, and community builder. Wright is the son of Jean and Carl Wright, and was born in Dallas, Texas. Being born six days before Christmas gave his mother “the chance to literally shop ’til he dropped.” Wright’s father worked as a waiter at an exclusive Dallas country club, and went on to become the chauffer and personal assistant to a prominent lawyer. Meanwhile, his mother Jean worked as […]
On this, the one year anniversary of his passing, we remember our founder—the heart and soul of the Ubuntu Biography Project. Stephen A. Maglott (October 26, 1953 – August 13, 2016) Visit our special page to view the tributes to Stephen.
The Honorable Charles H. Allen III, was born on July 23, 1953 (to February 17, 2008). He was a leading political and community leader in New Haven, Connecticut. Known as “Chuck” to his many friends and constituents, Charles H. Allen III was born and raised in New Haven, attended New Haven public schools, and graduated from The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut. He went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Connecticut, and […]