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This Day in Georgia History

February 22, 1971

William B. Hartsfield Died

Former Atlanta mayor and promoter William B. Hartsfield died; both Atlanta’s airport and Zoo Atlanta’s most famous gorilla were named in his honor.

To view an image of William B. Hartsfield, see the Digital Library of Georgia.