From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Baker, Charles

Baker, born in Millersburg, KY, was the first African American member of the Millersburg City Council, elected in 1975 and re-elected in 1977.

For more see "Mayor, 45 councilmen are black city officials," in 1978 Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials, Fifth Report, by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 21.


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NKAA Source: Kentucky directory of black elected officials

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“Baker, Charles,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed January 21, 2022,

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