Contemporary Black biography. Volume 131 : profiles from the international Black community.

Contributor(s): Gale Group [issuing body.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference libraryPublisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (ix, 319 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraitsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410312112Subject(s): African Americans -- Biography | Blacks -- Biography | African American leadership | African American athletes | Athletes, Black | African American artists | Artists, Black | African American businesspeople | Businesspeople, Black | African American politicians | African American religious leaders | African American authors | Authors, Black | African American musicians | Musicians, Black | African American actors | Actors, BlackAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Contemporary Black biography, Volume 131.DDC classification: 920.009296073 LOC classification: E185.96 | .C66 2016Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Arthur Alexander -- Khalik Allah -- John Ashe -- Patrick Awuah -- James Blake -- Marcy Borders -- Amelia Boynton Robinson -- Regina Carter -- Mamie Catlin -- Kam Chancellor -- Ta-Nehisi Coates -- Alpha Conde -- Thornetta Davis -- Viola Davis -- Darryl Dawkins -- Deep River Boys -- Mare Dibaba -- Dorothy Ellis -- Harris Faulkner -- LaToya Ruby Frazier -- Bennie Green -- John Handy -- Craig Heyward -- Ernie Hudson -- Abdullah Ibrahim -- Uzodinma Iweala -- James & Bobby Purify -- Kyle Jean-Baptiste -- Jive Five -- Julio Jones -- Michel Kafando -- Mathieu Kerekou -- Magic Sam -- Moses Malone -- Barbara Meek -- Michael Meyers -- Kel Mitchell -- Tracy Morgan -- Alonzo Mourning -- Taylonn Murphy -- Teyonah Parris -- Ray, Goodman & Brown -- Retta -- Charlie Shavers -- Ken Thompson -- Tristan Thompson -- Reggie Wayne -- The Weeknd -- Samira Wiley -- Buster Williams -- Richard Williams -- Victor Wooten -- Reggie Workman -- Leo Wright -- Tony Wyllie.
Summary: Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.
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"ISSN 1058-1316".

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Arthur Alexander -- Khalik Allah -- John Ashe -- Patrick Awuah -- James Blake -- Marcy Borders -- Amelia Boynton Robinson -- Regina Carter -- Mamie Catlin -- Kam Chancellor -- Ta-Nehisi Coates -- Alpha Conde -- Thornetta Davis -- Viola Davis -- Darryl Dawkins -- Deep River Boys -- Mare Dibaba -- Dorothy Ellis -- Harris Faulkner -- LaToya Ruby Frazier -- Bennie Green -- John Handy -- Craig Heyward -- Ernie Hudson -- Abdullah Ibrahim -- Uzodinma Iweala -- James & Bobby Purify -- Kyle Jean-Baptiste -- Jive Five -- Julio Jones -- Michel Kafando -- Mathieu Kerekou -- Magic Sam -- Moses Malone -- Barbara Meek -- Michael Meyers -- Kel Mitchell -- Tracy Morgan -- Alonzo Mourning -- Taylonn Murphy -- Teyonah Parris -- Ray, Goodman & Brown -- Retta -- Charlie Shavers -- Ken Thompson -- Tristan Thompson -- Reggie Wayne -- The Weeknd -- Samira Wiley -- Buster Williams -- Richard Williams -- Victor Wooten -- Reggie Workman -- Leo Wright -- Tony Wyllie.

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.

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