Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tag: Miriam Makeba

10 Underrated Black History Heroes

Heroes like Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks have always been featured within Black history. However, there are numerous Black heroes who don't get...

10 Historical Black Figures You Need to Know...

Black History Month is a perfect time to reflect on the great and expansive history of Black people across the diaspora. But, it also...

65 African Icons Every Black Person Should...

Former South African President Nelson Mandela Former president of Ghana Kwame Nkrumah   President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe Former president of Tanzania Julius Nyerere Pan-African hero Patrice Lumumba Former South...

10 Black Celebrities You Didn’t Know Who...

Aaliyah (Jan. 16, 1979 – Aug. 25, 2001)  The award-winning singer and actress Aaliyah Dana Haughton became an overnight R&B sensation in the 1990s.   On August 25,...

8 Iconic Black Leaders Whose Wives Deserve...

Betty Shabazz (May 28, 1934 – June 23, 1997) Malcom X is one of the most well-known figures of the Civil Rights Movement. After his wife...

10 Black Heroes Who Usually Go Unrecognized...

Robert Smalls (April 5, 1839 – Feb. 23, 1915) Robert Smalls was an African-American born into slavery in Beaufort, S.C., but during and after the American Civil War,...