Simeon Wright (1942–2017)

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Simeon Wright was born on October 15, 1942 in Doddsville, Mississippi, USA as Simeon Brown Wright. He was married to Annie. He died on September 4, 2017 in Countryside, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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60 Minutes Himself - Emmett's Cousin (segment "The Murder of Emmett Till")
(2004)
The Murder and the Movement Himself - Cousin of Emmett Till
(1985)

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 2013 Civil Right Movement Road Trip (TV Mini-Series documentary) (special thanks)
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 2005 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (Documentary)
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 2004 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Emmett's Cousin (segment "The Murder of Emmett Till")
- The Murder of Emmett Till/Jon Stewart (2004) ... Himself - Emmett's Cousin (segment "The Murder of Emmett Till")
 1985 The Murder and the Movement (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Cousin of Emmett Till

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Book: "Simeon's Story: The Kidnapping of Emmett Till"Chicago Review Press. ISBN-13: 978-156976819 with Herb Boyd

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It scared us half to death. We were almost in shock. We couldn't get out of there fast enough, because we had never heard of anything like that before. A black boy whistling at a white woman? In Mississippi? No. [on his reaction to his cousin Emmett whistling at a white woman in a grocery store]

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After Till's killers were acquitted at trial, Wright's father moved the family to Chicago. See more »

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