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The First 6 African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires

Annie Turnbo-Malone

Annie Minerva Turnbo Malone (August 9, 1877 – May 10, 1957) was an African-American businesswoman, inventor and philanthropist. She was one of the first African American women(after Madam C.J. Walker) to become a millionaire. In the first three decades of the 20th century, she founded and developed a large and prominent commercial and educational enterprise centered on cosmetics for African-American women.




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Brenda Graham April 13, 2019 at 10:58 am

It should be eradicated. As a mental health worker for over 15 years.I stuns me that in the black community 90% of individuals are diagnosed parinoid schtzoid and thats a lie. We were all born with a chemical imbalance of the brain. We all have intellectual disabilities and it could easily be eleviated with smaller doses of the mind alterining medicine they are given .I believe if you checked old instititional records the meds given and the doasges between black and white patients are different


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