NAACP LDF Honors Civil And Human Rights Champions At 32nd National Equal Justice Awards Dinner

On Thursday, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc (LDF) hosted their 32nd National Equal Justice Awards Dinner (NEJAD) at the Ziegfeld Ballroom, in NYC. Like this article? Get Continue Reading →

Harlem’s John W. Bubbles, First At Radio City, First On TV And Her Taught Fred Astaire

John William Sublett, February 19, 1902 – May 18, 1986, known by his stage name John W. Bubbles, was a vaudeville performer. Like this article? Get our Harlem Newsletter straight to your inbox. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s “Buddy” Bradley, Tap Dancer And The First African-American To Run A British White Company

Buddy Bradley, born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in 1908. He staged dances in the great 1920s revues for Ziegfeld, George White, Earl Carroll and Lew Leslie’s legendary black revue Blackbirds. Like this Continue Reading →

NYU Langone Raised More Than $1.3 M Playing For Pediatrics To Support Child-And Family

NYU Langone Health raised more than $1.3 million at its inaugural Playing for Pediatrics Winter Game Night to support child- and family-centered care at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone. Like Continue Reading →

Actress, William Randolph Hearst Lover And Harlemite Marion Davies,1897 – 1961

Marion Cecilia Davies (née Douras, January 3, 1897 – September 22, 1961) was an American film actress, producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist. Like this article? Get our Harlem Newsletter straight to Continue Reading →