Lists of African Americans

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This is a list of African Americans, an ethnic group of Americans from the United States. It includes people who are of full or partial African American background.

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  • Tiger Woods (African-American Father), professional golfer

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There is a substantial body of literature, much of it by African Americans, that collects biographies of black leaders.[15] Notable examples in this genre are:

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  1. ^ "Chanel Iman Strikes A Pose for 'the Edit' and speaks out again on Fashion Diversity". m.huffpost.com. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  2. ^ "Miss USA 2017 is Kara McCullough". people.com. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  3. ^ "Sofia Richie touches on Race and Religion in new interview". www.vanityfair.com. Retrieved July 12, 2018. 
  4. ^ Vardon, Joe (October 16, 2017). "Koby Altman's path from real estate agent to Cavaliers General manager a whirlwind". Www.Cleveland.com. Retrieved December 3, 2017. 
  5. ^ Debord, Matthew (March 27, 2012). "Magic Johnson buys the L.A. Dodgers for 2 billion". Www.scpr.org. Retrieved December 3, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Magic Johnson's group buys Los Angeles Sparks". Www.usatodayhss.com. February 5, 2014. Retrieved December 3, 2017. 
  7. ^ Ozanian, Mike (June 12, 2014). "Michael Jordan is a billionaire after increasing stake in hornets". Www.Forbes.com. Retrieved December 3, 2017. 
  8. ^ "Hank Aaron". Www.baseballhall.org. Retrieved December 31, 2017. 
  9. ^ "Derek Jeter". Www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2018. 
  10. ^ "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved January 23, 2018. 
  11. ^ "Quincy Acy". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved January 23, 2018. 
  12. ^ "Carmelo Anthony". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2018. 
  13. ^ "Lonzo Ball". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved January 23, 2018. 
  14. ^ "Charles Barkley". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved January 23, 2018. 
  15. ^ Brown, Hallie Q. Homespun heroines and other women of distinction. Oxford University Press, USA, 1988. pxxxiii

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