Henry Flanagan

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Zora Neale Hurston

Biographical Timeline<p>January 7, 1891<p>Born in Notasulga, Alabama, the fifth of eight children, to John Hurston, a carpenter and Baptist preacher, and …

Zora Neale Hurston

Welcome to the official web site of Zora Neale Hurston<p>Zora Neale Hurston is considered one of the pre-eminent writers of twentieth-century …

Zora Neale Hurston

Writer and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston was a fixture of the Harlem Renaissance and author of the masterwork 'Their Eyes Were Watching God.'<p>Who …

Louis Armstrong | About Louis Armstrong | American Masters | PBS

“Louis Armstrong is jazz. He represents what the music is all about.” — Wynton Marsalis<p>From a New Orleans boys’ home to Hollywood, Carnegie Hall, and …

Flute

Jazz Giant Louis Armstrong Was Born

Louis Armstrong and his trumpet; more than anyone else he laid the foundation for modern jazz.<p><b>Jazz Giant Louis Armstrong Was Born<br>August 4, 1901</b> <br>Louis …

Louis Armstrong - What a wonderful world ( 1967 )

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was a trumpeter, bandleader, singer, soloist, film star and comedian. Considered one of the most influential artists in jazz history, …

The Louis Armstrong House Museum

Jazz history comes to life in Corona<p>Louis Armstrong was one of the most recognizable entertainers in the world when he chose the working-class …

Duke Ellington Quotes To Get Your Groove On

A problem is a chance for you to do your best.<p>- Music is My Mistress, Duke Ellington<p>There are 2 rules in life: Number 1- Never quit Number2- Never …

Duke Ellington, "Take the A Train"

Duke Ellington - It don't mean a thing (1943)

Duke Ellington

2.3K<p>SHARES<p>An originator of big-band jazz, Duke Ellington was an American composer, pianist and bandleader who composed thousands of scores over his …

3 Poems to Celebrate Langston Hughes' Birthday

Langston Hughes was a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance and his poetry and fiction explored black life in America. From the 20s to the 60s, Hughes …

Langston Hughes – The Life, Times, Works as well as the impact of a versatile African-American Writer

Langston Hughes stands as a literary and cultural translation of political resistance and the campaign of the black consciousness leader like Martin …

Langston Hughes

Learn about Langston Hughes, who as a leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance produced countless novels, plays, and poems about racial equality and …

The Negro Speaks of Rivers

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: 10 Facts

<b>Langston Hughes</b> – a leader of the Harlem Renaissance and a great poet, activist, novelist and playwright – died May 22, 1967. In memory of Hughes, …