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Cecil Roberts

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Oct 31, 1946

Cecil Edward Roberts Jr. was born in Cabin Creek

1971

Cecil Roberts began working at Carbon Fuel's No. 31 mine in Winifrede

Other events that happened on or around 1971

1977

Cecil Roberts was elected vice president of UMWA District 17

Other events that happened on or around 1977

1987

Cecil Roberts graduated from West Virginia Institute of Technology

Other events that happened on or around 1987

1989

Cecil Roberts played a key role in the UMWA successful strike against Pittston Company

Other events that happened on or around 1989

Dec 22, 1995

Cecil Roberts became the president of the UMWA

1997

Cecil Roberts was first elected president of the UMWA


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