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Full Name: Roger Wilkins
Biography:
(1932-2017) Author, journalist. Roger Wilkins was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and died in Kensington, Maryland.
Author's Timeline:
1932 (Unknown) County
Roger Wilkins was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on March 25, 1932. 
2017 (Unknown) County
Roger Wilkins died at a care center in Kensington, Maryland, on March 26, 2017. 
1982 (Unknown) County
A Man's Life: An Autobiography
(Pub: New York, New York: Simon & Schuster ISBN: 0671226738 / 978-0671226732)
Mr. Wilkins wrote his autobiography, "A Man's Life: An Autobiography." 
1969 New York County
Mr. Wilkins worked for the Ford Foundation in New York for three years. 
1941 New York County
As a child, Mr. Wilkins lived in Harlem, Manhattan, New York. 
1956 (Unknown) County
After receiving a law degree in 1956, Mr. Wilkins practiced law in New York City for several years. 
2001 (Unknown) County
Jefferson's Pillow: The Founding Fathers And The Dilemma Of Black Patriotism
(Pub: Boston, Massachusetts: Beacon Press ISBN: 0807009563 / 978-0807009567)
Mr. Wilkins was the author of "Jefferson's Pillow: The Founding Fathers And The dilemma Of Black Patriotism." 
1998 (Unknown) County
Quiet Riots: Race and Poverty in the United States
(Pub: New York, New York: Pantheon Books ISBN: 0-679-72100-2)
Mr. Wilkins and Fred Harris edited the book, "Quiet Riots: Race and Poverty in the United States. 

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