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Carmen Mercedes McRae MP (1920 - 1994)

Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1920 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. Considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th century, it wa...

4/12/2015 4/10/2017

A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA. DAR Ancestor # A204689 Alexander James Dallas (June 21, 1759 – January 16, 1817) was an American statesman who served as the U.S. Treasury Secre...

8/19/2008 4/10/2017

Claude McKay MP (1889 - 1948)

11/15/2015 11/15/2015

Vera Francis MP (1925 - 2014)

"Vera M. Francis", "Vera Mae Handwerk"

ITEM: You are bidding on a very rare vintage pin up photograph of African American 1955 Hollywood sensation, and later boulevard of broken dreams archetype Vera Francis and a number of other showgirl...

1/17/2007 10/31/2015

Grace Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican-American singer, model and actress. Grace Jones (born May 19, 1952) is a Jamaican-American singer, model and actress. Jones started out as a model and bec...

3/24/2009 11/14/2012

Evangeline Alicia Paterson MP (1900 - 1985)

Evangeline Alicia Rondon Paterson was born in Kingston, Jamaica and arrived in the United States on September 9, 1919 aboard the S.S. Vestnorge in Philadelphia with a final destination of New York City...

7/29/2011 10/7/2011

Marilyn Elise Berns MP (1931 - 2005)

5/17/2011 6/2/2011

Luther Theophilus Powell MP (1898 - 1978)

Powell's Jamaican roots influenced who he is today

3/17/2011 6/2/2011

Maud Ariel Powell MP (1901 - 1984)

3/17/2011 6/2/2011

Gilbert Scott-Heron MP (1949 - 2011)


Official website for I'm New Here by Gil Scott-Heron via The DISH online at Vol. 12 No 13...Dedicated to the Dialogue on Race... 03-29-09 Born April 1, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, Gi...

5/29/2011 5/29/2011

Bobbie Scott-Heron MP (b. - 1999)


sang with the New York Oratorio Society links

5/29/2011 5/29/2011

Gilbert Saint Elmo Heron MP (1922 - 2008)


Gil Heron (9 April 1922 – 27 November 2008) was a Jamaican professional footballer. He was the first black player to play for Scottish club Celtic, and was the father of poet and musician Gil Scott-Her...

5/29/2011 5/29/2011

Samuel Fraunces Samuel Fraunces: Black Man or White Man? Samuel Fraunces: A Revolutionary Tavern Keeper Black Samuel Fraunces: Patriot, White House Steward and Restaurateur Par Excellence

3/11/2011 3/11/2011

Colin Powell, 65th United States Secretary of State MP

Meridian, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States

Colin Luther Powell (born April 5, 1937) is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State (2001–2005), serving under ...

3/11/2011 3/11/2011

Links "Jamaica Farewell" (original version on Youtube) - Harry Belafonte Harry Belafonte - A Site of Sites Harry Belafonte at Wikipedia Harry Belafonte AKA Harold George Belafonte at nndb B...

4/17/2008 3/11/2011