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Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

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This is a list of notable and distinguished African American Innovators and Leaders, who have contributed significantly to our world, and changed our society for the betterment of mankind. Most importantly, these African American innovators were the first leaders to bring about the advancements in their respective fields of knowledge and expertise. This list is therefore created, in the African American History Month of February 2011, to pay our respects and tribute to the great service of these Innovators & Leaders to our society and today's modern world.
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    Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Barack Obama 54

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    Died at 68 (1886-1954)

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    Died at 64 (1908-1972)

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    Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Alicia Keys age 34

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    Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Halle Berry age 49

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    Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Beyoncé Knowles age 34

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    Died at 34 (1892-1926)

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    Arthur Ashe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Arthur Ashe Died at 50 (1943-1993)

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    Died at 62 (1795-1857)

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    Died at 76 (1927-2003)

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    Died at 79 (1819-1898)

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    Died at 59 (1856-1915)

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    Died at 70 (1925-1995)

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    Died at 85 (1800-1885)

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    Died at 69 (1927-1996)

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    Died at 55 (1895-1950)

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    Died at 46 (1904-1950)

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    Died at 93 (1877-1970)

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    Died at 92 (1913-2005)

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    Died at 80 (1904-1984)

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    Died at 73 (1852-1925)

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    Died at 75 (1856-1931)

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    Died at 78 (1898-1976)

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    Debi Thomas is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Debi Thomas 48

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    Diana Ross is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Diana Ross Died at 90 (1910-2000)

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    Dorothy Dandridge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Dorothy Dandridge Died at 43 (1922-1965)

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    Died at 75 (1833-1908)

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    George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    George Foreman age 66

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    Died at 58 (1815-1873)

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    Died at 82 (1880-1962)

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    Gordon Parks is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Gordon Parks Died at 94 (1912-2006)

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    Died at 54 (1856-1910)

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    Harry Belafonte is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Harry Belafonte 88

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    Died at 83 (1917-2000)

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    Hattie McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Hattie McDaniel Died at 57 (1895-1952)

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    Died at 74 (1827-1901)

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    Died at 69 (1862-1931)

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    Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Distinguished African-American Innovative Leaders

    Jack Johnson age 40

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    Died at 53 (1919-1972)

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    Died at 63 (1924-1987)

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