Richard G. Hatcher
Richard Gordon Hatcher (July 10, 1933 – December 13, 2019) was an American Democratic politician and lawyer. He was the first African-American Mayor of Gary, Indiana for 20 years, from 1968 to 1988. Hatcher also was Vice-Chairman of the Democratic National Committee in the early 1980s. He was born in Michigan City, Indiana.
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- email@example.com, 219-933-3357, Dan Carden. "Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher dies at 86". nwitimes.com. Retrieved Dec 15, 2019.