King Iames producer of the 1611 bible Stuart (Rex Jacobus) king of England and Scotland is black. The bible describes Israel (prince of God), and entire cast host of black characters. Only Black people write about black people. Later his court and descendants were killed. Others sent to West Indies who traveled to america .
AFRO-EUROPE: Black History: Black European nobility tucked away
moors | not only did the moors in their european conquests leave their ...
Valaida Snow (1903-1956) Black female trumpeter, leader of all girl band. While touring in Europe captured by the nazi's and detained in concentration camp for two years.
The contributions of the Moors will forever be remembered through Moor's heads which appear all over Europe--as paintings, statues, and on the official coats of arms (and flags) of municipalities, religious groups, and noble families. It's important to note the Europeans often portrayed Moors in a positive light -- often adorning them with crowns and jewelry.
Original photograph of SAARTIJIE "SARAH" BAARTMAN. Born and raised amongst the KHOIKHOIS in SOUTH AFRICA. In 1810, she was persuaded by Dr. WILLIAM DUNLOP to travel to EUROPE to make her fortune. However, she was considered an anthropological freak in ENGLAND/PARIS, and she found herself being displayed as a sexual curiosity, and could only find work as a PROSTITUTE and CARNIVAL FREAK. Dubbed by her captors, THE HOTTENTOT VENUS, her image swept through ALL of European popular culture.
An unidentified EUROPEAN QUEEN of the medieval period. Remember, Europe was under the rule of majority BLACK/MULATTO MONARCHS until the whites took power around 1848. Henry VIII, Phillips II and Charles V were all black men;you already know that, right? Princeton University Art Museum Opens “Revealing the African Presence in Renaissance Europe” Exhibit on February 16th
Queen Charlotte: Known to many as the first Black Queen of England, Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, was married to King George III. Although many argue over Queen Charlotte’s ambiguous racial background, it was discovered that she was a direct descendent of Margarita de Castro y Sousa, a Black branch of the Portuguese Royal family. Throughout history many have commented that she had Black/African features.
Varangian trade routes in Eastern Europe ... The Vikings had a huge influence on what is now known as Russia. There are more Viking artifacts found in Russia than in all of Europe put together. Even the name Russia can be traced to the Vikings as the word "Rus" is derived from an Old Norse term for "the men who row".
Louisiana Legislature was more than 1/2 Black right after the Civil War when Black people were able to vote for the first time.
Santa Claus was a Black Muurish European – By Oguejiofo Annu – Rasta Livewire
Home Sweet Home | 1936 by Black History Album, via Flickr
Book about black Victorians
#Black Buddahs#Africana Presence | Blacks in India: Ancient and Modern - GriotAdvisor
"Nègre Joyeux Dansant le "CakeWalk" in "Black Europe", The first comprehensive documentation of the sounds and images of black people in Europe pre-1927
Black Musicians in Lisbon, Portugal, ca. 1522
LADY | BLACK VICTORIANS | 1880s via Vintage Black Folk vintageblackfolk.wordpress.com Black History Album, The Way We Were
Ancient Black China: The Mongols, Zhou, Ainu, Jomon, and Huns The San People (Genetically - the Oldest People in the World).
Black Pearl | People of the African Diaspora | 1870Unidentified Afro-Brazilian Woman. Photography by Alberto Henschel Pernambuco
Silver box in the shape of a book, made in Northern Europe in the mid 14th century