William C. Friday

William C. Friday (HMC6Z)

Location: Dallas, NC 28034 Gaston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 18.955', W 81° 10.571'

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As President of the University of North Carolina from 1956-86, he developed it into a 16 campus system and a national model. Respected nationwide for his compassion, vision, leadership and integrity. Born July 13, 1920 to Lathan and Beth Friday, graduated Dallas school, NC State and UNC Law School. Married Ida Howell 1942. Served in US Navy 1942-46. NC Senate created WC Friday Institute for Leadership in his honor in 2004.
HM NumberHMC6Z
Year Placed2005
Placed ByDallas Woman's Club
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Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 3:35am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 483985 N 3908092
Decimal Degrees35.31591667, -81.17618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 18.955', W 81° 10.571'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 18' 57.30" N, 81° 10' 34.26" W
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Area Code(s)704
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 131 N Gaston St, Dallas NC 28034, US
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