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Imhotep

Demi-god, architect, priest, and physician, Imhotep (27th century BCE) was a real man, who is credited with designing and building one of the oldest pyramids

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Yaa Asantewaa

Yaa Asantewaa Yaa Asantewaa was queen mother of Ejisu in the Ashanti/Asante Empire (presently in modern-day Ghana). Inducted queen mother by her brother, Nana Akwasi

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Ken Saro-Wiwa

Ken Saro-Wiwa is among the most multi-faceted figures of modern African history. He filled a number of different roles throughout his livelihood, occupying himself as

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Emperor Haile Selassie

Haile Selassie was the 225th and last emperor of Ethiopia and was influential in turning Ethiopia into a modern civilization. He was born on July 23,

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Miriam Makeba

Miriam Makeba was a change maker. Going down as one of the most influential women who sparked revolutionary change for the necessary end of the

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Dr. Esther Mahlangu

Early Life and Career Dr. Esther Mahlangu is South African artist who was born November 11, 1935 in the Mpumalanga province. From a young age,

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Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe, more completely, Albert Chinualumogu Achebe, was born in the Igbo town of Ogidi in Eastern Nigeria on November 16, 1930. He was provided

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Queen Nanny of the Maroons

Queen Nanny of the Maroons, a strong and determined military leader descended from a small tribal group in Ghana called the Ashanti, became a very prominent and

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Queen Amanirenas

“At the death of her husband, Emperor Teriqetas – who died in battle”(Face to Face Africa), taking the throne in the the Kingdom of Kush,

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