Whitney Young at the White House, 1964
|Born||Whitney Moore Young Jr.
July 31, 1921
Shelby County, Kentucky, U.S.
|Died||March 11, 1971
|Monuments||Whitney Young Memorial Bridge, Clark Atlanta University School of Social Work, Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award, Whitney Young High School in Chicago, Whitney M. Young High School in Cleveland, and many other schools|
|Other names||Whitney Young|
|Alma mater||Kentucky State University, MIT, University of Minnesota|
|Organization||National Association of Social Workers, National Urban League|
|Movement||National Urban League, American Civil Rights Movement, March on Washington, National Association of Social Workers, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People|
|Awards||Rockefeller Foundation Grant, Presidential Medal of Freedom|