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Jackie Robinson (6310 hits)
  Jackie Robinson (1919-1972) Background and Early Years On January 13, 1919, Jack Roosevelt Robinson, was born in Cairo, Ga. as the youngest of five children to Jerry and Mallie Robinson.  He had three brothers and a sister: Edgar, F ...
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James Weldon Johnson (547 hits)
Poet, composer, author, government official, teacher and influential civil rights activist, Johnson is perhaps best remembered for his novel The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man, as well as his work with the NAACP, where he served as secretary from ...
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Jan Matzeliger (15900 hits)
He was an American/Dutch and Surinamese inventor in the shoe industry. Matzeliger was born in Paramaribo (then Dutch Guyana, now Suriname). His father was a Dutch engineer and his mother black Surinamese slave. ...
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Jerry D. Pope, Sr. (3510 hits)
Jerry D. Pope was a dedicated educator and school administrator, who entered the teaching profession as a social studies teacher after having left a career as an executive trainee at the Manufacturers and Traders Trust Bank (M&T). ...
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John Hope Franklin (6646 hits)
John Hope Franklin was born January 2, 1915, is a historian and former president of the American Historical Association. Professor Emeritus of History at Duke University, he is best known for his work From Slavery to Freedom, and he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor. ...
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Kenneth J Dunkley (20511 hits)
Kenneth Dunkley earned a significant place in the history of black inventors by creating Three Dimensional Viewing Glasses (3-DVG). This patented invention displays 3-D effects from regular 2-D photos without any type of lenses, mirrors or optical el ...
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kingjames the 1st.. (1125 hits)
doing my studying and seeking, i have found that King James the first was a black man.. what is so hard to belive about that. when all HEBREW ISRAELITES of that time where a dark skin ed people .. so why dose the cecular world never teel you this fac ...
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Kobe Bryant (Black Mamba) (430 hits)
Kobe Bean Bryant (born August 23, 1978) is an American retired professional basketball player and businessman. He played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He entered the ...
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