Black History Month: A Visual Pop Quiz

ELITE Direct Culture

Today marks the end of Black History month. We thought it might be fun to create a brief visual pop quiz of men and women who have left an indelible mark on American history and culture.

Instructions

Take a look at the images below. Study each picture and list the subject’s name and accomplishments. See an unfamiliar face? Click on the image to learn about that person’s accomplishments.

Ready? Go.

Image of Zora Neale Hurston
Image of W. E. B. Du Bois
Image of Thurgood Marshall
Image of Sidney Poitier
Image of Shirley Chisholm
Image of Satchel Paige
Image of Rosa Parks
Image of Odetta
Image of Muhammad Ali
Image of Martin Luther King Jr.
Image of Miles Davis
Image of A. Phillip Randolph
Image of Marian Anderson
Image of Malcolm X
Image of Mahalia Jackson
Image of Mae Jamison
Image of Lester Young
Image of Lena Horne
Image of Lead Belly
Image of Langston Hughes
Image of John Coltrane
Image of Bell Hooks
Image of Jackie Robinson
Image of Angela Davis
Image of Frederick Douglass
Image of Duke Ellington
Image of Dorothy Dandridge
Image of Dizzy Gillespie
Image of Chuck Berry
Image of Bessie Coleman
Image of Billie Holiday
Image of Booker T. Washington
Image of Joe Louis
Image of George Washington Carver
Image of Althea Gibson

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