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Title Contemporary Black biography. Volume 19 [ebook] : profiles from the international Black community / Shirelle Phelps, editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Inc., c1999
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1058-1316"
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Francis Cardinal Arinze -- Clarence Avant -- Radcliffe Bailey -- Halle Berry -- Pasteur Bizimungu -- Donald Brown -- Michelle Byrd -- Shirley Caesar -- Kimberly Camp -- Betty Carter -- Don Cheadle -- James Cleveland -- John Coltrane -- Randy Crawford -- Scatman Crothers -- Piper Davis -- Beauford Delaney -- Dorothy Donegan -- Will Downing -- Ramona Hoage Edelin -- Roberta Flack -- Joe Frazier -- Charles Freeman -- Donald Goines -- Marita Golden -- Denyce Graves -- Necia Desiree Harkless -- Jay Harris -- Sherman Hemsley -- Aaron Henry -- Calvin Hill -- Janet Hill -- Djimon Hounsou -- Phyllis Hyman -- Hubert A. Ingraham -- George Jackson -- Michael Jackson -- Samuel L. Jackson -- Tom Joyner -- Gayle King -- Daisy Lampkin -- Janet Langhart -- Spike Lee -- Thomas Lewis -- Dorothy Maynor --Festus Gontebanye Mogae -- Michael Moorer -- Buck ONeil -- Pat Parker -- Floyd Patterson -- Lee "Scratch" Perry -- Ann Petry -- Andy Razaf -- J. Paul Reason -- Mitch Richmond -- Marcus Roberts -- Patrick Robinson -- Wendell Oliver Scott Sr. -- Maria W. Miller Stewart -- Keith Sweat -- Clifton Lemoure Taulbert -- Edolphus Towns -- Cedric "Ricky" Walker -- Dorothy Wesley
Summary Biographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life
Note Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web
Original: xi, 293 p. : photos. ; 29 cm
Tech Details Mode of access: Internet
Subject Arinze, Francis A
Avant, Clarence
Bailey, Radcliffe, 1968-
Berry, Halle
Bizimungu, Pasteur
Brown, Donald
Byrd, Michelle
Caesar, Shirley, 1938-
Camp, Kimberly
Carter, Betty, 1930-1998
Cheadle, Don
Cleveland, James
Coltrane, John, 1926-1967
Crawford, Randy
Crothers, Scat Man
Davis, Piper
Delaney, Beauford, 1901-1979
Donegan, Dorothy
Downing, Will
Edelin, Ramona Hoage, 1945-
Flack, Roberta
Frazier, Joe, 1944-
Freeman, Charles
Goines, Donald, 1937-1974
Golden, Marita
Graves, Denyce
Harkless, Necia Desiree
Harris, Jay
Hemsley, Sherman, 1938-
Henry, Aaron, 1922-
Hill, Calvin
Hill, Janet
Hounsou, Djimon, 1964-
Hyman, Phyllis
Ingraham, Hubert A
Jackson, George
Jackson, Michael, 1958-
Jackson, Samuel L
Joyner, Tom, 1949-
King, Gayle
Lampkin, Daisy E. (Daisy Elizabeth), 1882-1965
Langhart, Janet
Lee, Spike
Lewis, Thomas
Maynor, Dorothy
Mogae, Festus Gontebanye
Moorer, Michael
ONeil, Buck, 1911-2006
Parker, Pat, 1944-1989
Patterson, Floyd
Perry, Lee, 1936-
Petry, Ann
Razaf, Andy, 1895-1973
Reason, J. Paul
Richmond, Mitch
Roberts, Marcus, pianist
Robinson, Patrick
Scott, Wendell Oliver
Stewart, Maria W., 1803-1879
Sweat, Keith
Taulbert, Clifton L
Towns, Edolphus
Walker, Cedric "Ricky"
Wesley, Dorothy Porter, 1905-1995
African Americans -- Biography
Blacks -- Biography
Alt Author Phelps, Shirelle, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414435473 (electronic book)
1414435479 (electronic book)

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