|55th Mayor of Atlanta|
January 4, 1982 – January 2, 1990
|Preceded by||Maynard Jackson|
|Succeeded by||Maynard Jackson|
|14th United States Ambassador to the United Nations|
January 30, 1977 – September 23, 1979
|Preceded by||William Scranton|
|Succeeded by||Donald McHenry|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Georgia's 5th district
January 3, 1973 – January 29, 1977
|Preceded by||Fletcher Thompson|
|Succeeded by||Wyche Fowler|
Andrew Jackson Young Jr.
March 12, 1932
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Jean Childs (died 1994)|
Carolyn McClain (1996–present)
Howard University (BS)
Hartford Seminary (BDiv)
He served as President of the National Council of Churches USA, and was a member of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) during the Civil Rights Movement. He was a supporter and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Media related to Andrew Young at Wikimedia Commons
- Biography in the New Georgia Encyclopedia
- Oral History Interview with Andrew Young from Oral Histories of the American South
- Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
- Andy Young's oral history video excerpts at The National Visionary Leadership Project
- Good Works International, founder
- Andrew Young's federal campaign contribution report Archived 2007-01-02 at the Wayback Machine
- United States Congress. "Andrew Young (id: Y000028)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Appearances on C-SPAN
- interview with Young on A Way Out of No Way: The Spiritual Memoirs of Andrew Young Archived 2015-05-03 at the Wayback Machine, Booknotes, April 3, 1994.
- Andrew Young on IMDb
- Works by or about Andrew Young in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
- Andrew Young collected news and commentary at The New York Times