Castellammarese War The Battle To Control The Italian-American Mafia From Harlem To Hollis

The Castellammarese War was a bloody power struggle for control of the Italian-American Mafia that took place from East Harlem to Hollis Queens, NY. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →

Happy Xmas (War Is Over!) By John Lennon, Yoko Ono And The Harlem Community Choir, 1971 (Video)

“Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” is a Christmas song with lyrics by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, released in 1971 as a single by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →

Harlem Resident, Vietnam Vet, Presidential Aide And More, John P. Wheeler III

John Parsons Wheeler III, December 14, 1944 –c. December 30, 2010, known as Jack Wheeler, was a Harlem resident, he was chairman of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund. Become an Continue Reading →

After 42 years, Swarthmore’s 1975 Class President From Harlem Graduates

When Charles “Kip” Davis was supposed to graduate Swarthmore College in 1975, the Vietnam War had just ended and Bill Gates had just founded Microsoft. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →

Stan Lee, Harlem Resident, Comic Book Writer, Editor, Publisher, And Producer 1922 – 2018

Harlem resident Stan Lee, born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922 – November 12, 2018, was a comic book writer, editor, publisher, and producer. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →