Every day of Black History Month this February we will alert you to the birthdays of the many celebrities, activists, athletes and more who have helped push our causes forward and make history.
Below you will find the individuals, both still alive and those who have passed away, who are celebrating their birthdays.
– Happy Birthday and Rest in Peace to the legendary Bob Marley
– Happy 27th Birthday to Brooklyn Nets forward Kris Humphries
– Happy 62nd Birthday to singer and entertainer Natalie Cole
– Happy 55th Birthday to actor, director and comedian Robert Townsend
*Visit our Black History Month micro-site for more content on the history makers of our past and our future: Black History Month*