Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was a leader. He was an American Baptist minister and activist who challenged the status quo with his call for racial and economic equality. Although African Americans were legally free citizens of America, laws were enforced to ensure that they faced social, economic and political oppression.
Born Michelle LaVaughn Robinson on 17 January 17 1964, in Chicago, Illinois, Michelle Obama was the 44th first lady of the United States and is the wife of Barack Obama.
Before she became the first lady, she was a lawyer, Chicago city administrator and community-outreach worker.
Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) was born into poverty in rural Mississippi to a teenage single mother and later raised in an inner-city Milwaukee neighborhood.
She has stated that she was molested during her childhood and early teens and became pregnant at 14; her son died in infancy. Despite her unhappy start to life, she has risen to become one of the most influential people in the world.
She is best known for her talk show “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, which was the highest-rated program of its kind in history. Dubbed the “Queen of All Media”, she ranks among the richest people on earth.
Below are 15 uplifting quotes from Oprah Winfrey.
Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley, born on 6 February 1945 was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.
He is considered one of the most influential musicians of all time. He is credited with making reggae music popular around the world.