The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people of African-American origin

Emmett Till

Emmett Till (1941 - 1955)

African-American racism victim
Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman (1822 - 1913)

African-American abolitionist and Union spy
Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers (1925 - 1963)

African-American civil rights activist
Yandy Smith

Yandy Smith (39)

American entrepreneur and reality star
Nat Turner

Nat Turner (1800 - 1831)

African-American slave and rebel
Mildred D Taylor

Mildred D Taylor (77)

African-American children's writer