Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker is the fourth African-American male to win an Academy Award for Best Actor. Whitaker won the Academy Award, as well as a Golden Globe and a BAFTA for his performance as Ugandan dictator Idi A...

Millie Jackson: A Soul Legend

Mildred "Millie" Jackson (born July 15, 1944) is an African American singer-songwriter and comedienne. Three of her albums have been certified gold by the RIAA for over 500,000 copies. Her vocal performances ar...

Eugene Allen: The Butler

Eugene Allen (July 14, 1919 – March 31, 2010) was a distinguished butler for the White House who served under eight presidents, including Harry S. Truman, John F. Kennedy and Ronald Reagan. Allen's life was t...