Althea Gibson, August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003, was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and the first black athlete of either gender to cross the color line of international tennis.
For eight years, she has been the First Lady of Fitness, the First Lady of Shoulders, and above all the fabulous First Lady of Style.
He grew up in East Harlem, he has a Harlem school named after him, his father worked in Harlem, Jose Feliciano‘s name is synonymous with an international presence that has influenced popular music for more than two generations-a presence that has bridged musical styles in a way that has never been equaled.
Need something to do Harlem this month? Check out this August jazz performance schedule at the super sexy supper club at Minton’s, 206 West 118th Street, New York, NY.