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Charles S. Johnson

Charles S. JohnsonAKA Charles Spurgeon Johnson

Born: 24-Jul-1893
Birthplace: Bristol, VA
Died: 27-Oct-1956
Location of death: Louisville, KY
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Greenwood Cemetery, Nashville, TN

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Sociologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Negro in Chicago

    High School: Wayland Academy
    University: Virginia Union University
    University: PhD, University of Chicago (1917)
    Professor: Fisk University (1928-47)
    Administrator: President, Fisk University (1946-56)

    Urban League Director of Research (1921-)

Author of books:
The Negro in Chicago (1922)
The Negro in American Civilization (1930)
The Negro College Graduate (1936)
Growing Up in the Black Belt (1941)
Patterns of Negro Segregation (1943)

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