Marcus Mosiah Garvey Sr. ONH (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940) was a Jamaican political activist, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator.He was the founder and first President-General of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL, commonly known as UNIA), through which he declared himself Provisional President of Africa.
Jan 19, 2018 · Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr. was born on August 17, 1887, in St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica. Self-educated, Garvey founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association, dedicated to promoting African ...
Marcus Garvey, in full Marcus Moziah Garvey, (born August 17, 1887, St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica—died June 10, 1940, London, England), charismatic Black leader who organized the first important American Black nationalist movement (1919–26), based in New York City’s Harlem. Largely self-taught, Garvey attended school in Jamaica until he was 14. After traveling in Central America and living in ...
Marcus Mosiah Garvey, né le 17 août 1887 à Saint Ann’s Bay, Jamaïque, et mort le 10 juin 1940 à Hammersmith, Londres, est un militant noir du XX e siècle, considéré comme un prophète par les adeptes du mouvement rastafari, d’où son surnom « Moses » (« Moïse » en français) ou « The Black Moses » (« Le Moïse noir »).
Marcus Garvey (Saint Ann's Bay, Jamaica, 17 augustus 1887 - Londen, 10 juni 1940) was een van de pioniers in de strijd om burgerrechten voor de zwarte bevolking in de Verenigde Staten. Garvey richtte in 1914 in Jamaica de Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA) op, welke vanaf 1917 ook actief werd in de Verenigde Staten.
“Marcus Garvey Life and Lessons: A Centennial Companion to the Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association Papers”, p.189, Univ of California Press 1444 Copy quote We must give up the silly idea of folding our hands and waiting on God to do everything for us.
Nov 09, 2009 · Marcus Moziah Garvey was born on August 17, 1887, in St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica, to Marcus Garvey Sr. and Sarah Jane Richards. His father was a stonemason and his mother was a household servant.