Berry 'Pops' Gordy, Sr.

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Berry Gordy, Sr.

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Son of Berry Gordy, I and Lucy Gordy
Husband of Bertha Gordy
Father of Fuller Berry Gordy; Esther Edwards; Berry Gordy, Jr.; Loucye Wakefield; <private> Gordy and 4 others

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About Berry 'Pops' Gordy, Sr.

Berry 'Pops' Gordy, Sr. is the father of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, Jr. He relocated his family to Detroit from Milledgeville, Georgia where his children became prominent black citizens.

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Berry 'Pops' Gordy, Sr.'s Timeline

1888
1888
1918
September 9, 1918
Age 30
Oconee, GA, USA
1920
April 25, 1920
Age 32
Oconee, Washington, GA, USA
1924
1924
Age 36
1929
November 28, 1929
Age 41
Detroit, MI, USA
1978
1978
Age 90
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