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Rosa Parks, Born February 4th, 1913 - 100 years ago

Rosa Parks, sitting next to Martin Luther King, Jr. Rosa Louise McCauley was born in Tuskegee, Alabama to Leona Edwards and James McCauley, a teacher and a carpenter. She was small as a child, suffering from poor health with chronic tonsillitis. When her parents separated, she moved with her mother to Pine Level, just outside the state capital of Montgomery. She grew up on a farm with her maternal grandparents, mother, and younger brother Sylvester. They all were members of the African…

Born and bred in Lansing, MI. Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Michigan State University basketball star, way back in the day.

Born and bred in Lansing, MI. Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Michigan State University basketball star, way back in the day.

Bob Bell (Bozo) ~ Flint  Michigan - January 18, 1922

Bob Bell (Bozo) ~ Flint Michigan - January 18, 1922

Aretha Franklin!!! A Michigander.

Happy 70th Birthday to the ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin

Aretha Louise Franklin, March 25, 1942 Music royalty Aretha Franklin was born on March 25, 1942 in Memphis, Tennessee. The

Michigan: Taylor Lautner  We're guessing Grand Rapids, Mich., is overwhelmingly Team Jacob! Taylor Lautner, 20, was born and raised in the Midwest town before hitting the jackpot with the role of Twilight's hard-bodied hunk. Hey, that elevated werewolf body temperature is sure to come in handy when he visits his frosty hometown state

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Max Gail ~ Detroit Michigan - April 5, 1943

Max Gail ~ Detroit Michigan - April 5, 1943

Francis Ford Coppola, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, and born in Michigan

Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola - Francis Ford Coppola was born April 7, 1939, in Detroit, Michigan. He first found directorial success with Finian’s Rainbow in 1968. He gained international critical attention for his screenwriting talents, with 1970’s Patt

Naima & Nia Mora were born March 1, 1984 in Detroit, Michigan to African American, talented jazz vocalist and entrepreneur Theresa Mora & Mexican jazz percussionist Francisco Mora Catlett. Their paternal grandparents are Francisco Mora and sculptress, painter, and printmaker Elizabeth Catlett. Naima is the inspiration for her grandmother's 2001 black marble bust entitled Naima and is named after the John Coltrane song Naima. She is the winner of Cycle 4 of America's Next Top Model.

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MARY-KATE OLSEN & ASHLEY OLSEN JESSICA ORIGLIASSO & LISA ORIGLIASSO (The Veronica's) TIA MOWRY & TAMERA MOWRY Half African-Americ...

Michael Moore, documentary filmmaker and nonfiction writer, known for Stupid White Men (born in Flint, Michigan)

Michael Moore, documentary filmmaker and nonfiction writer, known for Stupid White Men (born in Flint, Michigan)

Born: Christie Lee Hudson  February 2, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, USA......:)

Christie Brinkley - IMDb

Christie Brinkley, Actress: National Lampoon's Vacation. Christie Brinkley was born on February 2, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Christie Lee Hudson. She is an actress, known for National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), Jack and Jill (2011) and Vegas Vacation (1997). She was previously married to Peter Cook, Richard Taubman, Billy Joel and Jean-François Allaux.