3Personal facts Born on January 7, 1891, in Eatonville, Florida. Mother, father a preacher, and a stepmotherHoward University (college) in Washington D.C.Died January 28, 1960, in Fort Pierce, Florida.
4Important Contributions Writer and StorytellerShe won a writing contest.
21Personal factsBorn on February 27, 1897 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Marian grew up in the house at 762 Marian Street.She went to school to learn how to sing.She died on April 8,1993.
22Important Contributions First African American singer to perform with the Metropolitan opera.She helped others by teaching them how to sing.Presidential Medal of Freedom.Congressional medal of honor.
24Personal facts Born on July 10,1875, in Mayesville, South Carolina. She had a lot of brothers and sisters, and they picked cotton.She went to Scotia Seminary.She died of a heart attack on May 18,1955.
25Important Contributions She started her own school.She learned how to read .She won the NAACP‘s Spingard medal.Started Bethune-Cookman College.
30Personal facts Born on April 9, 1898, in New Jersey. His brothers and sisters helped him with his speech class.He was strong and a good football player.He went to Rutgers College.He died January 23 ,1967 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
31Important Contributions Singer, actorCivil rights activistNAACP Spingarn Medal, 1945Spoke more than 20 languages.
33Personal facts Born August 7, 1904, in Detroit Michigan . He liked to play basketball .He went to Jefferson High School and to Harvard University.He helped the Army .Died December 9, 1971, in New York.
34Important Contributions In 1963, he won the Medal of Freedom.He won the Nobel Peace Prize, the Key Prize, and the Ring Prize.He helped the poor.He received many honorary degrees.