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Roy Innis

Roy InnisAKA Roy Emile Alfredo Innis

Born: 6-Jun-1934
Birthplace: St. Croix, Virgin Islands
Died: 8-Jan-2017
Location of death: Manhattan, NY
Cause of death: Parkinson's

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist
Party Affiliation: Libertarian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congress of Racial Equality

Military service: US Army (1950-52, Sgt.)

Ran for NYC Mayor in 1993 against David Dinkins.

Father: Alexander Innis
Mother: Georgianna Thomas
Wife: Doris Funnye (wife #2, m. 1965, six sons, two daughters)

    High School: Stuyvesant High School, New York City, NY (1952)
    University: Chemistry, City College of New York
    Administrator: Board Member, Daemen College

    Congress of Racial Equality National Director (1968-82)
    Hudson Institute Board Member
    Ford Foundation Fellow
    Landmark Legal Foundation
    National Coalition to End Judicial Filibusters
    National Rifle Association Board Member

Author of books:
The Little Black Book (1971)

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