Johari Amini (her name may also appear as JohariCourts-Amini, JCourts-Amini, JohariC) was born on this date in 1948. She is an African American...
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Amini, Johari Courts
Saxophonist Gene Ammons was born on this date in 1925. He was an African American musician.
Known by his nickname Jug, Ammons was the...
*Charles Anderson was born this date in 1907. He was an African American aviator.
From Bridgeport, Pennsylvania, he was the son of Janie...
Anderson, Charles Edward
*Charles Edward Anderson was born on this date in 1919. He was an African American scientist specializing in meteorology.
*On this date, Eddie (Rochester) Anderson was born in 1905. He was an African American actor best known for his comic portrayal of the character...
On this date we celebrate the birth of Ivie Anderson, She was an African American singer.
Born in Gilroy, CA, Ivie Marie Anderson was...
*On this date, Marian Anderson was born in 1897. She was an African American singer, one of the finest contraltos of her time.
Anderson, Michael P.
Michael P. Anderson was born on this date in 1959. He was an African American pilot and astronaut.
He was born on Christmas Day in...
Anderson, Osbourne Perry
*Osborne Perry Anderson was born on this date in 1830. He was a Black abolitionist.
From in West Fallow Field, Pennsylvania, Anderson...
Anderson, Regina M.
This date celebrates the birth of Regina M. Anderson in 1901. She was an African American librarian, playwright, and patron of the arts....
On this date, Violette Anderson was born in 1882. She was an African American attorney and judge/magistrate.
She was born in London,...
*Maya Angelou was born on this date in 1928. She was an African American poet, historian, author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist,...
Anthony, Susan B.
*The birth in 1820 of Susan B. Anthony is marked on this date. She was a White American abolitionist and woman’s rights advocate.
Antoine, Albert Cornelius.
Albert Cornelius Antoine was born on this date in 1925. He is an African American scientist and educator.
He was born in New York City,...
*Richard Aoki was born on this date in 1938. He was an Asian American civil rights activist.
Richard Masato Aoki was born in San Leandro...
*On this date in 1950, the Population Registration Act No 30 of 1950 began in South Africa; the beginning of South African Apartheid.
*India Arie was born on this date in 1975. She is an African American singer, musician, and songwriter.
From Denver, Colorado, India...
On this date, we mark the birth of Henry Armstrong in 1912. He was an African American boxer, the only professional boxer to hold three world...
*This date marks the birth of Louis Armstrong. He was an African American jazz, cornet, and trumpet player, singer, band leader, and entertainer...
*Blanche Armwood was born on this date in 1890. She was an African American teacher, lawyer and activist.
Armwood was born into a well-...
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