The great abolitionist Frederick Douglass and his grandson Joseph. Photo: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture

The great abolitionist Frederick Douglass and his grandson Joseph. Photo: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture

Danielle "Black Barbie" Revlon died of aids 1999 was a highly noted Alvin Ailey dancer and was a great Broadway singer

Danielle "Black Barbie" Revlon died of aids 1999 was a highly noted Alvin Ailey dancer and was a great Broadway singer

Dr. Alexa Irene Canady became the first African American female to become a neurosurgeon in the United States.

Dr. Alexa Irene Canady became the first African American female to become a neurosurgeon in the United States.

Toussaint Louverture : The Slave Who Freed Haiti #book #haiticulture #history http://astore.amazon.ca/artpreneure-20?_encoding=UTF8&node=12

Toussaint Louverture : The Slave Who Freed Haiti #book #haiticulture #history http://astore.amazon.ca/artpreneure-20?_encoding=UTF8&node=12

Born in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad in 1920, the late singer/pianist Hazel Scott (photo circa 1949) is the originator of the quote: "Any woman who has a great deal to offer the world is in trouble. And if she's a black woman, she's in deep trouble."

Born in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad in 1920, the late singer/pianist Hazel Scott (photo circa 1949) is the originator of the quote: "Any woman who has a great deal to offer the world is in trouble. And if she's a black woman, she's in deep trouble."

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