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        Vivian D. Figures

        Vivian Figures, Senator Michael Figures' widow, recounts the highlights of Michael's life. Michael was one of the first three African Americans to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law. In 1987 Figures won a major victory against the Ku Klux Klan. Michael Figures was one of the honorees featured in the 2012 AT&T Alabama African American History Calendar.

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