Profession: American Politician
Why Famous: Mayor of Los Angeles (1973-1993).
He was the only African-American mayor of LA, and his 20 years in office mark the longest tenure by any mayor in the city's history.
- 1941-05-04 Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley (23) weds Ethel Arnold
- 1973-07-01 Tom Bradley becomes the 38th Mayor of Los Angeles, the first (and only) African-American to hold that position
- 1979-06-02 Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley signs first homosexual rights bill