Black History Month Biographies

Famous figures from the past and present

Here are biographies of some of the many historical and modern people celebrated during Black History Month. To learn more about any of these amazing people, just click a name.

Movers and Shakers
Figures in Science and Technology
People in the News
Writers

(Enjoying this list so far? Visit our list of Women’s History Month Biographies, too!)

Entertainers
Athletes
Religious Figures

 

Still haven’t found the Black History Month figure you’re looking for? Search the rest of our biographies using the box at the top of this page.

Have a good idea for an addition to this list? Please send it to [email protected]. Thanks!

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