Celebrating Black Brides: Profile #58

Couple: Renee Chenault and Chaka Fattah

Date of Wedding:  April 7, 2001

Place: Mount Carmel Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA)

Officiant: Rev. Albert Campbell

Fun facts

The wedding party included the groom's daughter as the maid of honor, the groom's son as the best man, and the bride's daughter as the flower girl.

The bride is a television personality in Philadelphia.  She earned a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a master's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.

The groom was a United States congressman.

Ebony magazine named them as a power couple in 2007.

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