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Petey Greene

Born: Jan 23, 1931

Death: Jan 10, 1984

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Profession: Talk show host

Nationality: United States

Petey Greene

Date of Birth : Jan 23, 1931
Date of Death : Jan 10, 1984
Birth Place : Washington, D.C.

Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene, Jr. was an African-American television and radio talk-show host. A two-time Emmy Award-winner, Greene overcame drug addiction and a prison sentence for armed robbery to become one of the most prominent media personalities in Washington, DC. On his shows, Greene often discussed issues such as racism, poverty, drug usage, and current events among others.

Profession


  • Talk show host

Also known as


  • Petey Greene
  • Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene, Jr.
  • Ralph Waldo Greene
  • Ralph Greene
  • Ralph Waldo Greene, Jr.

Parents


  • Maggie Floyd
  • Ralph Waldo Greene, Sr

Spouse


  • Judy C. Greene

Children


  • Petra Greene
  • Renee Greene
  • Ralph Waldo Greene III
  • Melanie Greene
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