The idea came to her granddaughter, Angela Strozier, 46, while they were watching the 1988 film, “Arriving in America”. In a wedding scene, Tucker – who has four children, 11 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild – turns to his niece and says: “I’ve always wanted to wear a wedding dress. I’ve wanted to do that for a long time, ever since I got married.”
https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2021/07/19/wedding-dress-black-bride-segregation/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_lifestyle | She was banned from trying on wedding dresses because she was black. Now, at 94, she finally made it.