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Legendary Blacks Contemporary with Ellen White



 

Louis Armstrong (1901-1971)


Josephine Baker (1906-1975)


Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955)


Arna Bontemps (1902-1973)


Blanche K. Bruce (1841-1898)


Ralph Bunche (1904-1971)


George Washington Carver (1865-1943)


Samuel Crowther (1809-1891)


Countee Cullen (1903-1946)


Martin Delany (1812-1885)


Father Divine (1882-1965)


Frederick Douglass (1817-1895)


Thomas A. Dorsey (1899-1993)


Katherine Dunham (1909-2006)


Charles Drew (1904-1950)


W.E.B. DuBois (1868-1963)


Paul Lawrence Dunbar (1872-1906)


Duke Ellington (1899-1974)


Ralph Ellison (1914-1994)


John Hope Franklin (1915-2009)



Marcus Garvey (1887-1940)


Henry Highland Garnett (1815-1882)


Archibald H. Grimke (1849-1930)


Patrick Francis Healy (1830-1910)


Matthew Henson (1866-1955)


Billie Holiday (1915-1959)


Charles Houston (1895-1950)


Langston Hughes (1902-1967)


Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960)


Mahalia Jackson (1911-1972)


James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938)


Scott Joplin (1868-1917)


Percy Julian (1899-1975)


Alain Locke (1886-1954)


Rayford Logan (1897-1982)


Joe Louis (1914-1981)


Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993)


Elijah McCoy (1844-1929)


Garrett Morgan (1877-1963)


Elijah Muhammed (1897-1975)


Jesse Owens (1913-1980)

 



Satchel Paige (1906-1982)


Rosa Parks (1913-2005)


Asa Phillip Randolph (1889-1979)


Jackie Robinson (1912-1972)


Paul Robeson (1899-1976)


Bayard Rustin (1912-1987)


Dred Scott (1798-1858)


William Still (1821-1902)


Sojourner Truth (1797-1883)


Harriet Tubman (1820-1913)


Nat Turner (1800-1831)


James Van Der Zee (1886-1983)


David Walker (1785-1830)


Madame C.J. Walker (1867-1919)


Booker T. Washington (1856-1915)


Ida B. Wells-Barnett (1862-1931)


Daniel Hale Williams (1858-1931)


George Washington Williams (1849-1891)


Carter G. Woodson (1875-1950)