EducatorAs President of the University of North Carolina from 1956-86, he developed it into a 16 campus system and a national model. Respected nationwide for his compassion, vision, leadership and integrity. Born July 13, 1920 to Lathan and Beth Friday, graduated Dallas school, NC State and UNC Law School. Married Ida Howell 1942. Served in US Navy 1942-46. NC Senate created WC Friday Institute for Leadership in his honor in 2004.
|Placed By||Dallas Woman's Club|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 3:35am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 483985 N 3908092|
|Decimal Degrees||35.31591667, -81.17618333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 18.955', W 81° 10.571'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 18' 57.30" N, 81° 10' 34.26" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 131 N Gaston St, Dallas NC 28034, US|
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