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"Zenaga/Sanhaja clan: Berber clan of Southern Morocco, Mauritania and gave Senegal its original name. They united under the leadership of  Yusef bin Tashfin and created their dynasties in Morocco and Spain

"Zenaga/Sanhaja clan: Berber clan of Southern Morocco, Mauritania and gave Senegal its original name. They united under the leadership of Yusef bin Tashfin and created their dynasties in Morocco and Spain

The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized Europe  - The History of Africa

The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized Europe - The History of Africa

Alessandro de' Medici, called "Il Moro" (The Moor") was born in the Italian city of Urbino is His mother was an African slave named Dimonetta who had been freed

Thelma Johnson Streat was the first African American woman to have a painting exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, in 1942.

Mid-Century Breakthrough: Thelma Johnson Streat was the first African American woman to have a painting exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, in

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish History, True Moors, Africans in Europe

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish…

moors | The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized ...

The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized Europe - The History of Africa

moors | The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized ...

Beautiful response to the question "How did European painters know what African people looked like?"

museumofmodernerotica said: Maybe this is a crazy question, but how did Europeans know what Africans looked like? I know that some of the paintings here are of North Africans/Middle Easterners, but.

George Carruthers (1939-) Physicist, Scientist. Created inventions, such as the ultraviolet camera, or spectograph, which was used by NASA in the 1972 Apollo 16 flight, revealing the mysteries of space and the Earth's atmosphere.

George Carruthers Physicist / 1939 - Scientist George Carruthers created inventions, such as the ultraviolet camera, or spectograph, which was used by NASA in the 1972 Apollo 16 flight, revealing the mysteries of space and the Earth's atmosphere

Siddi Indians. Ethnic group of black African  descent in India.

Asian indian american values and beliefs essays a View on Asian Indian Culture Values. In this paper I will be identifying beliefs and values common to my family of.

Mansa Musa, either the grandson or the grandnephew of Sundiata, the founder of his dynasty, came to the throne in 1307. In the 17th year of his reign (1324), he set out on his famous pilgrimage to Mecca. It was this pilgrimage that awakened the world to the stupendous wealth of Mali. Cairo and Mecca received this royal personage, whose glittering procession, in the superlatives employed by Arab chroniclers, almost put Africa's sun to shame.

Mansa Musa, either the grandson or the grandnephew of Sundiata, the founder of his dynasty, came to the throne in 1307. In the 17th year of his reign (1324), he set out on his famous pilgrimage to Mecca. It was this pilgrimage that awakened the world to the stupendous wealth of Mali. Cairo and Mecca received this royal personage, whose glittering procession, in the superlatives employed by Arab chroniclers, almost put Africa's sun to shame.

There have been long-standing rumors about King George III’s wife’s African heritage. Charlotte was the member of a Portuguese royal family begun by Alfonso III and his lover Madragana, “a moor“. Because this makes Queen Elizabeth II and her descendants biracial, historians try to doubt the Queen's heritage, but her physician noted her “true mulatto face” and the report released before Elizabeth II’s coronation acknowledges the monarchy’s African heritage.

These Historical Figures Were Black?!

1800s Week! Charles Cordier Bust of a Black Moorish Woman France (1856) Cordier was known for his portrait busts of subjects considered “ethnographic” to Europeans. Although his own attitudes toward his works and the people he depicted made little...

Charles Cordier Bust of a Black Moorish Woman France Cordier was known for his portrait busts of subjects considered “ethnographic” to Europeans. Although his own attitudes toward his works and the people he depicted made little.

Noble Drew Ali with Marcus Garvey.

Marcus Garvey and other Universal Negro Improvement Association leaders on parade. The Marcus Garvey and UNIA Papers Project

Vintage Black family portrait

Watch 'Speakers for the Dead' - Documentary on *Hidden* History of Blacks in Canada

Albert Irvin Cassell (1895-1969)  prominent architect and Howard University professor and department head, designed buildings for Howard University, Morgan State University, and Virginia Union University. In addition, he designed and built civic structures for the State of Alabama and the District of Columbia.

Albert Irvin Cassell - Built city buildings for Washington D. and Alabama and designed buildings for Howard University, Morgan State University, and Virginia Union University

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