Mickalene Thomas born 1971. Queer visual artist.
James Van Der Zee 1883-1986. Harlem Renaissance photographer.
Ora Washington 1899-1971. AKA “Queen of two courts”. Played basketball and tennis.
Lucy Diggs Slowe 1885-1937 first Black woman to serve as Dean of Women at any American university. Also a founder of Alpha Kappa…
Bobby Rivers born 1954 in 1979 became the city of Milwaukee’s first Black film critic on tv.
Scottsboro Boys 9 boys and men falsely accused of rape in Alabama in 1931.
Qween Jean founder of Black Trans liberation.