Clarence Burns



Age: 84


Summary: mayor of Baltimore, Maryland in 1986 and 1987 who became Baltimore's first black mayor when he was appointed after then-Mayor William Schaefer was elected governor of Maryland, but who lost in the primary in 1987 to Kurt Schmoke (Baltimore's 2nd black mayor).



Cause of Death: Kidney failure


Born: September 13, 1918


Died: January 12, 2003


Location: Baltimore, Maryland