Marcus Garvey

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Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., ONH (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940), was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator who was a staunch proponent of the Black Nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements, to which end he founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL). He founded the Black Star Line, which promoted the return of the African diaspora to their ancestral lands.

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Age: 52 (age at death)
Died: 10 June, 1940, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: British
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary

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2010 Boardwalk Empire Himself
2008 The Upsetter: The Life and Music of Lee Scratch Perry -
1996 John Henrik Clarke: A Great and Mighty Walk Himself
1988 American Experience Himself
1972 Malcolm X Himself

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I know no national boundary where the Negro is concerned. The whole world is my province until Africa is free.

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