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Nina Mae McKinney - 1912-1967 The first successful black actress in cinema. During the 1930s, McKinney won a coveted five-year contract with MGM and starred in two films. In Europe, where McKinney toured extensively, she was known as the “Black Garbo.”

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Alice Terry, 1923) Born Alice Frances Taaffe July 29, 1899 Vincennes, Indiana Died December 22, 1987 (aged 88) Burbank, California Occupation Actress Years active 1916–1933 Spouse(s) Rex Ingram (1921–1950