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Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Summertime

What a wonderful world - LOUIS ARMSTRONG.

Jean Toomer's Life and Career

Jean Toomer (26 Dec. 1894-30 Mar. 1967), writer and philosopher, was born Nathan Pinchback Toomer in Washington, D.C., the son of Nathan Toomer, a …


Jean Toomer - Three Minute History

Langston Hughes

James Mercer Langston Hughes was born February 1, 1902, in Joplin, Missouri. His parents divorced when he was a young child, and his father moved to …


Langston Hughes Timeline

Langston Hughes Timeline ( 1902 - 1967 )<br>The History Timeline of the famous American poet<br>Famous as an author during the Harlem Renaissance<br>His …

Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was an American poet, novelist, and playwright whose African-American themes made him a primary contributor to the Harlem Renaissance …


25 Facts about Marcus Mosiah Garvey

1. Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jnr was born on 17 August 1887 in St Ann's Bay, Jamaica. His parents were Malcus Mosiah Garvey Snr, a stone mason and Sarah …

Black History

Marcus Garvey

Born in Jamaica, Garvey aimed to organize blacks everywhere but achieved his greatest impact in the United States, where he tapped into and enhanced …

Marcus Garvey interview

Keeping the Legacy of Marcus Garvey Alive: The Papers, the Film

The John Hope Franklin Research Center at Duke University has acquired the Robert A. Hill’s Collection of the Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro …

Zora Neale Hurston's Hometown Legacy | The New York Times

The Influence of Hurston’s Childhood on her Writing

By: Michaela Paris and Brenna McKee<p><i>“There is no agony like holding an untold story inside of you.” – Zora Neale Hurston</i><p>Zora’s Beginnings<p>• Hurston was …