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Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940

LC control no.n 79074501
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS3513.A7417
Personal name headingGarvey, Marcus, 1887-1940
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Variant(s)Garvey, Marcus Mosiah, 1887-1940
See alsoFounded corporate body of person: Universal Negro Improvement Association
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Other standard no.0000000121272214
Associated countryU.S.
Birth date1887-08-17
Death date1940-06-10
Place of birthKingston (Jamaica)
Place of deathLondon (England)
Field of activityPan-Africanism Black nationalism Black power
AffiliationUniversal Negro Improvement Association African Communities' League Black Star Line, Inc.
Profession or occupationAfrican American civic leaders Journalists
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Found inPhilosophy and opinions ... 1923.
Symposium on Garveyism (1981 : Kingston, Jamaica). Symposium on Garveyism, 1981: leaf 3 (Marcus Mosiah Garvey)
Marcus Garvey ... 1995: t. 1, cover p. 4 (b. 1887 in Jamaica; d. 1940 in London)
Marcus Mosiah Garvey centennial, 1987.
Wikipedia, Feb. 6, 2013 (Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., (17 August 1887-10 June 1940) was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator; advocate of Black nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements; founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association, African Communities League and the Black Star Line, part of the Back-to-Africa movement, which promoted the return of the African diaspora to their ancestral lands)
Associated languageeng