Get to Know Eugene Allen, the Inspiration Behind "The Butler"

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In Good Company

Allen was said to have served celebrities including Sammy Davis Jr., Duke Ellington and met Martin Luther King Jr., among many others. (Photo: National Archive/Newsmakers)