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Black History Month
Degaga "Mamo" Wolde
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Mae Carol Jemison
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Shaka Zulu
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Black History Month
Mulatu Astatke
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Frederick Douglass
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Black History Month
Guion Stewart Bluford Jr., Ph. D.
Guion Stewart Bluford Jr., Ph.D. (born November 22, 1942), (Col, USAF, Ret.), is an American aerospace engineer,
Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou (born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American poet, memoirist, and civil
Lupita Nyongo
Lupita Amondi Nyong'o (born March 1, 1983)is a Kenyan-Mexican actress. She was born in Mexico to Kenyan parents and
Margaret Ekpo
Margaret Ekpo (June 27, 1914 – September 21, 2006) was a Nigerian women's rights activist and social mobilizer who was
Wangari Maathai
Wangari Muta Maathai (1 April 1940 – 25 September 2011) was an internationally renowned Kenyan environmental political
Miruts Yifter
Miruts Yifter (Amharic: ምሩፅ ይፍጠር, affectionately known as "Yifter the Shifter")[2][3] (15 May 1944 – 22 December 2016)
Dr. Kebede Michael
Dr Kebede Michael was one of the great thinkers in the field of education and literature in Ethiopia. He wrote a total
Ruth Nega
Ruth Negga was born in 1982 (her exact birth date is unknown) in Ethiopia. She grew up in Ireland and moved to London
Aklilu Lemma
Aklilu Lemma (died 1997) was an Ethiopian physician. He was awarded the Right Livelihood Award in 1989, jointly with
MUHAMMAD ALI
Born Cassius Clay in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1942, Muhammad Ali became an Olympic gold medalist in 1960 and the world
USAIN BOLT
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is arguably the fastest man in the world, winning three gold medals at the 2008 Olympic
BOOKER. T.WASHINGTON
Born into slavery in Virginia in the mid-to-late 1850s, Booker T. Washington put himself through school and became a
ARCHBISHOP DESMOND TUTU
Born in 1931 in South Africa, Desmond Tutu established a career in education before turning to theology, ultimately
BESSIE COLEMAN
Bessie Coleman was the first black woman to earn a pilot's license. Because flying schools in the United States denied
BARACK OBAMA
Barack Obama served as president of the United States from 2009-2017. He was the 44th U.S. president and the first
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia. King, a Baptist minister and civil-rights
NELSON MANDELA
Thursday, February 2, 2017Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) was a South African political activist who spent over 20 years
HARRIET TUBMAN: Black History Month.
HARRIET TUBMAN: Founder of the Underground Railroad and system for helping escaped slaves from the southern United
Martin Luther King Jr. QUOTATIONS - BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Martin Luther King Jr. QUOTATIONS -- BLACK HISTORY MONTHBorn---in Atlanta, Georgia, The United States January 15,
SPIKE LEE: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
SPIKE LEE: HIGHLY ACCLAIMED AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM DIRECTORShelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) is an
MAYA ANGELOU: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
MAYA ANGELOU: FAMOUS POET AND NOVELIST. AUTHOR OF “I KNOW WHY CAGED BIRD SINGS.”Maya Angelou born Marguerite Annie
JACKIE ROBINSON: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
JACKIE ROBINSON: FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN TO PLAY IN THE MAJOR LEAGUE IN AMERICAN BASEBALL.Jack Roosevelt "Jackie"
DERARTU TULU:
DERARTU TULU: ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS FEMALE ETHIOPIAN RUNNERS OF ALL TIME.Derartu Tulu ደራርቱ ቱሉ; born March 21, 1972 in
BARACK OBAMA: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
BARACK OBAMA: AMERICAN PRESIDENT WHOSE FATHER WAS KENYAN AND MOTHER WAS AMERICAN.Barack Hussein Obama born August 4,
C. J WALKER: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
C.J WALKER: FIRST WOMAN EVER TO EARN ONE MILLION DOLLARS.Sarah Breedlove (December 23, 1867 – may 25, 1919) was born on
ALTHEA GIBSON: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
ALTHEA GIBSON (1927–2003): THE FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN TO WIN AS A TENNIS MASTER AT WIMBLEDON.Althea Gibson
PHYLLIS WHEATLEY: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
PHYLLIS WHEATLEY: 1800’S AFRICAN POET WHO STARTED WRITING AFTER SHE WAS TAKEN TO THE UNITED STATES AS A SLAVE.Phyllis
BILAL AL-HABASHI: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
BILAL AL-HABASHI FIRST MUEZZIN IN ISLAM, A FORMER FREED ARABIAN SLAVE WHO ROSE TO GREATNESSBilal al-Habashi (580–640
LANGSTON HUGHES: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
JAMES MERCER LANGSTON HUGHES: POET LAUREATE WHO WROTE DREAMS. HE SPEARHEADED THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE.Langston Hughes is
ABEBE BIKILA: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
ABEBE BIKILA: FAMOUS ETHIOPIAN BAREFOOT RUNNER WHO BASICALLY PUT ETHIOPIA ON THE MAP AS ONE OF THE COUNTRIES WITH THE
LIYA KEBEDE:BLACK HISTORY MONTH
LIYA KEBEDE: ETHIOPIAN BORN SUPER MODEL WHO HAS BEEN ON THE COVER OF EVERY MAJOR FASHION MAGAZINE. SHE HAS FOUNDED AN
JESSY OWENS:BLACK HISTORY MONTH
JESSY OWENS: FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN TO EVER WIN A GOLD MEDAL IN THE OLYMPICSJames Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September
KOFI ATTA ANNAN:BLACK HISTORY MONTH
KOFI ATTA ANNAN: DIPLOMAT AND FORMER SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONSKofi Atta Annan (born 8 April 1938) is a
OPRAH GAIL WINFREY:BLACK HISTORY MONTH
OPRAH GAIL WINFREY: MEDIA MOGUL, PHILANTHROPIST AND BENEFACTOR.Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) is an
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER: Freed American Slave Who Educated Himself and Became the Inventor of the Cotton Gin a device
THURGOOD MARSHALL: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
THURGOOD MARSHALL: FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN ON THE AMERICAN SUPREME COURT.Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993) was a U.S.
BESSIE COLEMAN: BLACK HISTORY MONTH
BESSIE COLEMAN: THE FIRST WOMAN EVER TO GET INTERNATIONAL PILOT’S LICENSE.Born: January 26, 1892, Atlanta, Texas Died:
Martin Luther King Jr. -- BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Martin Luther King Jr. QUOTATIONS -- BLACK HISTORY MONTHBorn---in Atlanta, Georgia, The United States January 15,
Black History Month
_Here at G.S.S we are celebrating BLACK HISTORY MONTH. It is a chance to acknowledge the people of African Descent that


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