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Waddle, Charlezetta

Wade, Ernestine

  • Tue, 1906-08-07

    *Ernestine Wade was born on this date in 1906. She was an African American actress.

    Born in Jackson, Mississippi, she grew up in her...

Walcott, Derek

  • Thu, 1930-01-23

    *Derek Walcott was born on this date in 1930. He is an Afro Caribbean poet, playwright and educator.

    He was born in Castries, Saint...

Walcott, Jersey Joe

Walcott, Joe

Wald, Lillian

  • Sun, 1867-03-10

    *Lillian Wald was born on this date in 1867. She was a White Jewish American civil rights activist, health worker, and educator.

    From...

Waldron, Mal

  • Mon, 1926-08-16

    *Mal Waldron was born on this date in 1926. He was an African American musician.

    From New York, early on Malcolm Earl Waldron played jazz...

Walker, A'Lelia

  • Sat, 1885-06-06

    On this date, A'Lelia Walker was born in 1885. She was an African American businesswoman. She was associated with the Harlem Renaissance as a...

Walker, Ada Overton

  • Sat, 1880-02-14

    *On this date we recall Aida Overton Walker, born in 1880. She was a singer, dancer, actress, and choreographer, regarded as the leading African...

Walker, Alice

  • Wed, 1944-02-09

    *This date marks the birth of Alice Walker in 1944. She is an African American author, speaker, and poet.

    Born Alice Malsenior Walker in...

Walker, Arthur

  • Fri, 1936-04-24

    *Arthur Walker was born on this date in 1936. He was an African American Solar Physicist and educator. This form of science focuses on many...

Walker, David

Walker, Frank X.

Walker, Junior

  • Sun, 1931-06-14

    *Junior Walker was born on this date in 1931. He was an African American musician.

    From Blytheville, AR. Born Autry DeWalt II (his...

Walker, Kara

  • Wed, 1969-11-26

    Kara Walker was born on this date in 1969. She is an African American contemporary artist known for her exploration of race, gender, sexuality,...

Walker, Madame

Walker, Maggie L.

  • Mon, 1867-07-15

    On this date in 1867, Maggie Lena Walker was born. She was a noted African American businesswoman, civics leader, and the first Black female bank...

Walker, Margaret

Walker, Rebecca

  • Mon, 1969-11-17

    *Rebecca Walker was born on this date in 1969. She is an African American feminist, speaker and writer.

    Walker was born on in Jackson...

Walker, T-Bone

  • Sat, 1910-05-28

    T-Bone Walker was born on this date in 1910. He was an African American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter, and one of the most influential...