Form 8-K 2007 Proxy Date

Washington, D.C. 20549


Current Report
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): April 12, 2007 (April 12, 2007)

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)

(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
4370 Peachtree Rd., N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)

Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code:      (404) 266-5500


(Former Name or former address, if changed since last report)

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Section 8  -   Other Events  
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On April 11, 2007, Atlantic American Corporation (the “Company”) filed its definitive proxy statement (the “Proxy Statement”) relating to its 2007 annual meeting of stockholders with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Proxy Statement was intended to be first given or sent to shareholders of the Company on or about April 6, 2007. The Proxy Statement was actually first sent to shareholders of the Company on April 11, 2007.
As a result of the foregoing, shareholder proposals to be presented at the next annual meeting of shareholders must be received by the Company no later than December 15, 2007, in order to be considered for inclusion in the proxy statement for the 2008 annual meeting of shareholders. Any such proposal should be addressed to the Company’s President and mailed to 4370 Peachtree Road, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30319-3000. A shareholder not seeking to have his proposal included in the Company’s proxy statement, but seeking to have the proposal considered at the Company’s 2008 annual meeting of shareholders, should notify the Company in the manner set forth above of his proposal no later than February 26, 2008.


           Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

     By:      /s/ John G. Sample, Jr.
        John G. Sample, Jr.
      Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

                          Date:   April 12, 2007