may 10, 1863 - Important activist in the KKK
The very first leader of the KKK was called Grand Wizard but his real name was Nathan Bedfrod Forrest who was a former Confederate general during the Civil war. The founder of the KKK were Richard R. Reed, J Calvin Jones, James R. Crowe, Frank O. McCord, John C. Lester and John B. Kennedy. The Grand Wizard was born in Bedford County Tennessee.
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