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|Lawrence Douglas Wilder|
|78th Mayor of Richmond, Virginia|
|Preceded by||Rudolph McCollum Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Dwight Clinton Jones|
|Ìbí||Oṣù Kínní 17, 1931
|Tọkọtaya pẹ̀lú||Eunice Montgomery (div.)|
|Alma mater||Virginia Union University
|Ẹ̀bùn||Bronze Star Medal|
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- The first African American governor in the U.S. state was P. B. S. Pinchback, who was not elected, but became Governor of Louisiana on December 9, 1872 upon the removal of his predecessor from office. Deval Patrick, the Governor of Massachusetts, is the second African American to be elected governor, and became the third African American governor overall.