2018 Black History Month Virtual Exhibit



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  • Born in Lexington, Kentucky in 1956
  • A Lexington Pioneer and Trailblazer. From a very young age Mr. Wilson accepted his sexuality and never tried to deny or fix it. He was known for hosting various events for the Black LGBT guys.
  • Mr. Wilson was a passionate person, who gave us leadership, courage, self determination in life.
  • He worked as the Center Director for Dunbar Recreational Center.
  • He was a choreographer, who taught contemporary dance classes, aerobic classes.
  • He helped with the Mr. & Miss Black Lexington pageant and was involved with the Micro City Government programs.
  • In September 2014, his family received an "Trailblazer Award" from Blue grass Black Pride's Honor Ball on his behalf.
  • He passed away on October 23, 1990 at the age of 36.

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Presented by Kentucky Black Pride, Inc.


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