Jackie Robinson, Hattie McDaniel, Rosa Parks, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr. I know what you are thinking, these are famous African American activists and leaders. And you are correct. In 1926, Carter G. Woodson, an African-American historian, author, journalist, and who was one of the first people to study African-American history, established “Negro History Week” to make sure that Black Americans were recognized for their contributions and accomplishments. Apart from these brave men and women, there have been a few Jamaicans that have contributed to the US, and in fact, Global Black History.
Let’s have a little fun, and see how adept you are with black history. Take the Quiz below and share the knowledge with your friends on social media. “Lest we forget.”
Jamaicans in US Black History Trivia
Well? How well did you do? Learn anything interesting? Let us know in the comments below