Happy Birthday to singer, actress and model Grace Jones!
May 1, 1950: Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks became the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry (Annie Allen).
Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery) April 29, 1945 – March 16, 1970: was a recording artist, known as a star singer forMotown Records, mostly for a series of duets with singerMarvin Gaye.
Derek Luke (born April 24, 1974) is an actor and is best known for starring in the films Antwone Fisher, Miracle At St. Anna, Madea Goes To Jail, Notorious, and Sparkle.
April 15, 1896: Booker T. Washington receives an honorary Masters degree from Harvard University.
April 11, 1881: Spelman College was established.
Paul Leroy Robeson (April 9, 1898 – January 23, 1976) was a singer, actor, NFL player and was a graduate of Rutgers University and Columbia Law School.
New Single | Tye Tribbett’s “If He Did It Before…Same God”
New Era. New Look. Same Class. Same Soul.
Happy 85th Birthday Dr. Maya Angelou!