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And yet, if you had asked Richard and Mildred Loving, the couple who fought that legal battle against Virginia, whether one of their mixed-race kids they had three, the first born in the late '50s might grow up to be president, they would have been skeptical, to say the least.
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Today, we have a biracial president who was born around the same time that the Lovings were having kids. Sign up to browse over million imagesvideo clips, and music tracks. Ready To Do More? Instead, I should use lots of conditioner. Signed model release on file with Shutterstock, Inc. We've noticed you're adblocking. Beforein 17 states—all the former slave states, plus Oklahoma—it was illegal for people of different races to marry.