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Baltimore businessman William Lloyd Adams has died at the age of 87.

Adams, who began his career as a number runner, graduated to becoming the city’s first prominent Black venture capitalist, bankrolling numerous black-owned businesses.

He died of pneumonia last week.

Read more at The Root

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