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    Ebony Magazine

    Following the hit debut of “Dreamgirls” on Broadway in late 1981, the cast – Loretta Devine, Sheryl Lee Ralph, and Jennifer Holliday – appeared on the cover of the May 1982 cover of Ebony magazine!

    Historic Ebony Magazine Covers Nov 1964

    Aretha Franklin.

    Aretha Franklin with her sister, Erma Franklin, in 1963 #vintage #celebrity

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    Actress Esther Rolle (1920-1998) trying on a dress the Joseph Magnin store in Beverly Hills in 1974. Ms. Rolle was a professional dancer and a founding member of the Negro Ensemble Company before taking on her best known role as Florida Evans on “Good Times.” Photo: Isaac Sutton/Ebony.

    Aretha Franklin

    Throughout her 20-year Hollywood career, Jamaican actress Madge Sinclair never lost sight of her Caribbean identity. It was a similarity she shared with a famous cousin, pan-African giant Marcus Garvey. She is depicted here as the Queen of Zamunda in Coming to America, but was also Belle in Roots.

    Life Magazine Cover MLK - I think this was the most moving cover ever!

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    Roxie Roker, actress. She is best known for her groundbreaking role as Helen Willis on the The Jeffersons. She is the mother of rock star Lenny Kravitz and the cousin of NBC's Today Show's Al Roker. R.I.P.

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    Vintage Black Magazines

    Jan 1971 Ebony Magazine with Muhammed Ali Front Cover | eBay

    Al Green on the cover of Jet magazine, December 1974.

    Donna Summer with her daughter on the cover of Ebony magazine, October 1977.

    The Fifth Dimension (1971)

    Chopin, only known photo