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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. is an African-American educator and scholar, and the director of the W. E. B. DuBois Institute for African and African-American Research.
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President Barack Obama said he believed the police had "acted stupidly." The comment opened the president to public criticism on the issue.
Gates has been married to Sharon Lynn Adams since 1979. Gates and his wife have two daughters, Maude and Elizabeth.
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