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Celebrating African American Culture & History: BLACK HISTORY

Looking for information about African American culture? For black history month? For a research paper? Look no further! This guide provides you with a one-stop resource for many aspects of African American culture.

Black History Month

African-American history is filled with the tales of inspiring individuals—many of whom

 overcame great odds to leave their mark on the United States. In this group, we examine

 the lives of African-Americans who have made extraordinary achievements in their fields,
 including inventors such as George Washington Carver; activists like Malcolm X
and Rosa Parks; athletes such as Willie Mays and Michael Jordan; and entertainers
like Bessie Smith and Oprah Winfrey. Their names, and their stories, have become
synonymous with the rich legacy that is African-American culture.
  • Famous Harlem Residents
Apollo Legends



Famous Black Entertainers 

Oprah WinfreyEddie MurphyMorgan Freeman


Black Comedians

Chris RockRichard PryorFlip Wilson

Whoopi Goldberg

 Black Comedians



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