Effects from interracial dating
In France, he soon joined with a number of promising young French scholars to develop a Chinese-French dictionary.
Five weeks earlier, the longtime couple had learned Mildred was pregnant and decided to wed in defiance of the law. Upon their return to Virginia, they were arrested and found guilty, with the judge informing Mildred that “as long as you live you will be known as a felon.” The Lovings moved to the relative safety of Washington, but longed to return to their home state.
In order to evade Virginia’s Racial Integrity Act, the pair had traveled to Washington, D. In 1963, they approached the American Civil Liberties Union to fight their case in court.
Historians have speculated that their unusual marriage was one of the first of its kind.
Some of the first people of Spanish/ Mayan heritage were the product of a truly incredible marriage.