Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress and singer. After appearing in vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in She won a Tony Award for the title role in the all-black production of Hello, Dolly! in 1968
Francine Everett, African-American actress and singer best known for performances in race films, independently produced motion pictures with all-black casts created exclusively for distribution to cinemas that catered to African American audiences.
Nell Carter (born Nell Ruth Hardy) was a Tony award winning actress and singer. She married mathematician and lumber executive George Krynicki, and converted to Judaism in 1982 (she had been born into a Roman Catholic family and raised Presbyterian).
Such a beautiful couple! Charles and Willa Bruce, Charles and Willa owned a beach resort called Bruce’s Beach, in southern Calif. one of the few beaches in open to African Americans. African Americans were forced out in the and
Emperor Mansa Musa I.Emperor Mansa Musa I, an African King from the late century, has been named the richest person who ever lived. Mali’s supply of salt and gold, which was the main source for most of the world during that time.