Lester Maddox

About Lester Maddox

Birth Day: September 30, 1915
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Birth Sign: Libra

Lester Maddox net worth

Lester Maddox was born on September 30, 1915 in GA who has a net worth 2020 of $1 Million.
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💰Lester Maddox Net worth: $1 Million (Updated at 15 September 2020)


Populist Governor of Georgia from 1967 to 1971 who was stridently opposed to the civil rights movement and led the state's segregation efforts. He also served as Lieutenant Governor under Jimmy Carter.

Before Fame

After he once refused service to two black students in his Atlanta restaurant, his supporters adopted the restaurant's souvenir pick handles as symbols of segregation.


In office, he promoted segregation as an issue of state's rights, and promoted temperance, short haircuts for men, and modest attire for women.

Family Life

He had two daughters with his wife of 61 years, Virginia Cox, and 10 grandchildren.

Associated With

Horace Bond, a Georgia politician who came to office a little later, promoted integration of the races rather than segregation.