Contemporary Black biography. Volume 137 : profiles from the international Black community.

Contributor(s): Gale GroupMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference libraryPublisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2017]Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (ix, 295 pages) : illustrations (some color)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410312174Subject(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 137.DDC classification: 920.009296073 LOC classification: E185.96 | .C66 2017Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Ruby Amanfu -- Obba Babatunde -- William J. Barber II -- Kizza Besigny -- Jahvid Best -- Robert Blackburn -- Donna Brazile -- Corrine Brown -- David O. Brown -- Bobby Byrd -- Boozoo Chavis -- Cyrus Chestnut -- Jonny Coles -- Victor Ehikhamenor -- Len Elmore -- Ibrahim Ferrer -- Ruthie Foster -- Dennis Green -- Donald Harrison Jr. -- Kendra Harrison -- Carla D. Hayden -- Jason Heyward -- Billy Higgins -- Martha High -- Z.Z. Hill -- Brittany Howard -- WIllis Jackson -- Jodeci -- Albert Jose Jones -- Patrick Manning -- Inika McPherson -- Holly J. Mitchell -- Eugene Monroe -- Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine -- Louis H. Narcisse -- Fayard and Harold Nicholas -- Alfred Nzo -- Oklahoma City Blue Devils -- Harry Pace -- Margaret and Matilda Peters -- Toure Roberts -- CHarles L. Sallee Jr. -- Schoolly D. -- Christian Scott -- William Gardner Smith -- The Spinners -- Sonny Stitt -- Nate Thurmond -- Jessica Williams -- Bernie Worrell.
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.

Ruby Amanfu -- Obba Babatunde -- William J. Barber II -- Kizza Besigny -- Jahvid Best -- Robert Blackburn -- Donna Brazile -- Corrine Brown -- David O. Brown -- Bobby Byrd -- Boozoo Chavis -- Cyrus Chestnut -- Jonny Coles -- Victor Ehikhamenor -- Len Elmore -- Ibrahim Ferrer -- Ruthie Foster -- Dennis Green -- Donald Harrison Jr. -- Kendra Harrison -- Carla D. Hayden -- Jason Heyward -- Billy Higgins -- Martha High -- Z.Z. Hill -- Brittany Howard -- WIllis Jackson -- Jodeci -- Albert Jose Jones -- Patrick Manning -- Inika McPherson -- Holly J. Mitchell -- Eugene Monroe -- Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine -- Louis H. Narcisse -- Fayard and Harold Nicholas -- Alfred Nzo -- Oklahoma City Blue Devils -- Harry Pace -- Margaret and Matilda Peters -- Toure Roberts -- CHarles L. Sallee Jr. -- Schoolly D. -- Christian Scott -- William Gardner Smith -- The Spinners -- Sonny Stitt -- Nate Thurmond -- Jessica Williams -- Bernie Worrell.

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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