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American Writer

Alex Haley

  • Aug 11, 1921 - Feb 10, 1992 (age 70)
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1998
Mama Flora's Family
MovieNov 8, 1998

Mama Flora's Family

Mama Flora's Family released.
1992
Malcolm X
MovieNov 18, 1992

Malcolm X

Biograpical epic of Malcolm X, the legendary African American …
Biograpical epic of Malcolm X, the legendary African American leader. Born Malcolm Little, his father (a Garveyite Baptist minister) was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. Malcolm became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. He preaches the teachings when let out of jail, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca, there he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim and changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz. He is assassinated on February 21, 1965 and dies a Muslim martyr.
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Alex Haley
PersonalFebruary 1992

Alex Haley

Alex Haley passed away.
1988
Roots: The Gift
MovieDec 11, 1988

Roots: The Gift

In December 1775, Kunta Kinte and Fiddler accompany their …
In December 1775, Kunta Kinte and Fiddler accompany their owner to another plantation at Christmas time and they learn that the son of the owner helps slaves escape, and the two of them try...
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1977
Myra Lewis
Marriage1977

Myra Lewis

Married Myra Lewis.
Award1977

Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards

Won award for "Roots: The Saga of an American Family".
1966
Award1966

Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

Won award for "The Autobiography of Malcolm X".
1964
Juliette Collins
Marriage1964

Juliette Collins

Married Juliette Collins.
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