2. Debbie Allen, Actress\Dancer\Choreographer/Multi-talented award winner, starred in such popular television programs series such as Fame and A Different World. She collaborated with movie producer, Steven Spielberg to produce the powerful movie Amistad.
3. Sade “Helen Folasade Adu, OBE”, Sultry songstress, better known as Sade (pronounced shah-DAY), is a Nigerian born, British singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer. She first achieved success in the 1980s as the frontwoman and lead vocalist of the popular Brit and Grammy Award winning English group, Sade.
5. Ellen Holly, Actress, appeared on ABC’s “One Life To Live.” She appeared on “In the Heat of the Night” TV series and “Naked City,” but is best remembered by long-time soap fans as actress-turned-Judge Clara “Carla” Hall on “One Life to Live,” a role she played from 1968 to 1981, and again from 1983 to 1985.The show was the first to have a racially mixed cast and confront interracial relationships.