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

Darden, George Harry

(born: 1934) 

George H. Darden was born in Cadiz, KY to Sammie and Belknap Darden. He is a 1955 graduate of Kentucky State University and a 1964 graduate of Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University.

Darden has served in many capacities, including chairing the Legal Commission in Hopkinsville, KY; and serving as assistant county attorney in Hamilton County, OH; chief judge of the Cincinnati Municipal Court; and the regional attorney of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Atlanta, GA.

He is the husband of Gwen M. Darden, who was president of the National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses, Inc.

For more see Who's Who Among African Americans, 1985-2000; and "George Harry Darden" on the website.

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