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 Gilbert W. Lindsay

Gilbert W. Lindsay

Birth
Mississippi, USA
Death 28 Dec 1990 (aged 90)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section I, Lot 6208
Memorial ID 9479 · View Source
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Los Angeles City Councilman. He was the first African American to sit on the Los Angeles City Council, when he was appointed to the position in 1963. Lindsay held his seat until shortly before he died. Future Mayor Tom Bradley, who took his seat on the council a few months later, was the first elected black councilman.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 23 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9479
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gilbert W. Lindsay (29 Nov 1900–28 Dec 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9479, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .