Dean Smith, legendary former North Carolina coach, dies at 83 (updated)
Michael Jordan and others remember him as a mentor.
Charlton Heston
My hero, Mr. Charlton Heston. From my cold dead hands THE SECOND AMENDMENT VINDICATED! The Court said; 'The people' . . . unambiguously refers to all memb...
Josephine Baker
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Josephine Baker's Banana Dance - YouTube
Apr 14, 2008 ... Footage of Josephine Baker performing her infamous Banana Dance at the Folies Bergère in Paris, France c. 1927.
Dean Smith, legendary former North Carolina coach, dies at 83 (updated)
Michael Jordan and others remember him as a mentor.
Mary-Louise Hooper
Mary-Louise Hooper (June 12, 1907 – August 14, 1987) was a wealthy American heiress and civil rights activist and anti-apartheid activist, whose brief imprisonment in Johannesburg, South Africa and su...
David F. Duncan
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Gloria Blackwell
Gloria Blackwell, also known as Gloria Rackley (March 11, 1927 – December 7, 2010), was an African-American civil rights activist and educator. She was at the center of the Civil Rights Movement in Or...
Queen Mother Moore
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Maggie Kuhn
Maggie Kuhn (August 3, 1905 – April 22, 1995) was an American activist known for founding the Gray Panthers movement in August 1970, after being forced into retirement by the Presbyterian Church...
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Mara Keisling
Mara Keisling (born September 29, 1959 in Scranton, Pennsylvania) is an American transgender rights activist and founding executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality, based in W...
Ruby Sales
Ruby Sales (born July 8, 1948 in Jemison, Alabama) is an African-American social activist.
Ruby Nell Sales was born in 1948 in Jemison, Alabama. She attended local segregated schools and was also ...
Jeanette Brooks Priebe
Jeanette Brooks Priebe (born July 4, 1937) was the Tennessee-born Director of the Louisville Civil Service Board in Kentucky when she instituted the first affirmative action hiring program for the Lou...
Albert Lewis Fletcher
Albert Lewis Fletcher (October 28, 1896 – December 6, 1979) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Little Rock from 1946 to 1972.
Albert Fletcher was bo...
Warren Farrell
Warren Thomas Farrell (born June 26, 1943) is an American educator, activist and author of seven books on men's and women's issues.He came to prominence in the 1970s, championing the cause of second w...
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