CA NAACP Hosts Tribute to “The Godfather of African American Politics”

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SACRAMENTO – They’ll gather together in his name. The California NAACP hosts a tribute to Mervyn Dymally, the “Godfather of African American politics” in California on Monday, February 4. Dymally, who died on October 7, had a career of firsts. He took office in 1963 as one of the state’s first Black members of the […]

Former Lt. Governor Mervyn Dymally passes away at 86

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LOS ANGELES – Former California Lieutenant Governor Mervyn M. Dymally passed away yester day in Los Angeles, Calif. He was 86. “My beloved husband of 44 years Mervyn Dymally passed away very peacefully this morning at 6:30 a.m.,” said his wife Alice Gueno Dymally who recently lost her mother Alice Walker Gueno. “He lived a very […]