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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 33 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : profiles from the international Black community / Ashyia N. Henderson,editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c2002.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Kool DJ Red Alert -- Charles Alston -- Marian Anderson -- Owen Arthur -- DeFord Bailey -- Ernie Banks -- Roosevelt Booba Barnes -- John Biggers -- Aaron Brooks -- Cora Brown -- Blanche Kelso Bruce -- Francis Cardozo -- Janet Collins -- Barry Cooper -- Chuck Davis -- Wilhemina Delco -- Sleepy John Estes -- Grandmaster Flash -- Vivian Fuller -- Eddie Futch -- Mary Hatwood Futrell -- Bob Gibson -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Meredith Gourdine -- E. Lynn Harris -- Isaac Scott Hathaway -- Jessie Mae Hemphill -- Darrin Henson -- Andre Horton -- Suki Horton -- Iman -- Rafer Johnson -- Leontine Kelly -- Florynce Kennedy -- Dany Laferriere -- Willie Lanier -- Denise Lewis -- Ray Lewis -- Sonny Liston -- Peter Lumumba -- Tandja Mamadou -- Minnie Memphis -- Reggie Miller -- Sam Mills -- Albert L. Murray -- Nas -- Ben Ngubane -- Richard Parsons -- Ma Rainey -- Stephanie Ready -- Don Rojas -- Roxanne Shante -- George Shirley -- The Supremes -- The Temptations -- Big Mama Thornton -- Cornel West -- Clarence Williams -- August Wilson -- Jacob G. Zuma.
Summary Biographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xi, 267 p. : photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Red Alert(Musical group)
Alston, Charles Henry, 1907-1977.
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993.
Arthur, Owen S.
Bailey, Deford.
Banks, Ernie, 1931-
Barnes, Roosevelt Booba, 1936-
Biggers, John Thomas, 1924-
Brooks, Aaron, 1976-
Brown, Cora.
Bruce, Blanche Kelso, 1841-1898.
Cardozo, Francis Lewis, 1836-1903.
Collins, Janet.
Cooper, Barry.
Davis, Chuck, 1937-
Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth), 1929-
Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977.
Grandmaster Flash.
Fuller, Vivian.
Futch, Eddie.
Futrell, Mary Hatwood.
Gibson, Bob, 1935-
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1950-
Gourdine, Meredith.
Harris, E Lynn.
Hathaway, Isaac Scott, 1874-1967.
Hemphill, Jessie Mae.
Henson, Darrin Dewitt.
Horton, Andre.
Horton, Suki.
Iman, 1955-
Johnson, Rafer, 1935-
Kelly, Leontine T. C. (Leontine Turpeau Current)
Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000.
Laferriere, Dany.
Lanier, Willie.
Lewis, Denise, 1972-
Lewis, Ray.
Liston, Sonny, 1932-1970.
Lumumba, Patrice, 1925-1961.
Mamadou, Tandja.
Memphis, Minnie, 1896-1973.
Miller, Reggie, 1965-
Mills, Sam.
Murray, Albert, 1916-
Nas (Musician)
Ngubane, Ben.
Parsons, Richard D.
Rainey, Ma, 1886-1939.
Ready, Stephanie.
Rojas, Don.
Roxanne, Shante, 1969-
Shirley, George.
Supremes(Musical group)
Temptations(Musical group)
Thornton, Big Mama.
West, Cornel.
Williams, Clarence, 1893-1965.
Wilson, August.
Zuma, Jacob G.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Henderson, Ashyia N., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414435619 (electronic book)
1414435614 (electronic book)
9780787659141
0787659142
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