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Opal Lee “Grandmother of Juneteenth”, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Husband, Career, Net WOrth

Opal Lee an American retired teacher, counselor, and activist with the aim to make Juneteenth a federally-recognized holiday. She is well known as the “grandmother of Juneteenth”. She arned the 2021 “Texan of the Year” by The Dallas Morning News for her activism on behalf of Black Texans. She as well got included in the 2021 book Unsung Heroes for operating a food bank, farm, and community garden at the time of COVID-19 pandemic.