Nothing will motivate a man to move forward faster than knowing what's behind Him.

 1. Mordecai W Johnson, Educator. He served as the first black president of Howard University, from 1926 until 1960.


2. Mississippi Fred McDowell, Blues Artist

 3. Jay McShann, Bandleader 

 4. James Farmer, Civil Rights Leader, Co-founder of C.O.R.E.

 5. Former heavyweight boxing champion Joseph “Smoking Joe” Frazier was born in Beaufort, South Carolina. Frazier was a 1964 Olympic gold medalist who won the heavyweight championship in 1968.

 6. George Duke, Jazz Artist/Producer

 7. Jacques Dominique Wilkins, basketball player, born Paris, France

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