In 1950 became the first gospel singer to perform at Carnegie Hall.
First black actor to win the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy series in 1985 and first and only black actor to win an Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 1979.
Her nickname stems from an allergy to alcohol.
Wrote and directed Gods and Monsters, Kinsey, and Dreamgirls.
Co-founded the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense (BPP) with Huey Newton while they were both enrolled at Merritt Community College in Oakland, California.
Holistic approach to healing which includes thinking, fitness, eating, families, and finances.
by Kiki Thomas Earl Petty sunrise 10/20/1950 Gainesville, FL, sunset 10/2/2017 Santa Monica, CA. Singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, actor. … More
Our goal is to energize and inspire with this year’s program that showcases badass women smashing stereotypes and breaking barriers. –Susan Sullivan, Founder & Director.
In 2007 named by Newsweek as the most powerful actor in Hollywood.