Lena Horne as a Jazz singer during the 1940s. Her artistic career continued for decades as a musician and actress. She joined the ancestors at the age of 92 on May 10, 2010. by Pan-African News Wire File Photos, via Flickr
Joan Bacchus Maynard (August 29, 1928 - January 22, 2006) was a writer and penciller for the Golden Legacy line of history comics. She is best known for her efforts in preserving the historical black settlement Weeksville in Brooklyn.