Check out celebs who got their start in the concrete jungle and became superstars.
On May 7, 1943, the SS George Washington Carver was launched.
Kerry Washington, Paul Robeson and others fight for justice.
This Old Hollywood beauty often wore one-shoulder dresses for her on-stage costumes and form-fitting couture outfits that showed off her figure.
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Groundbreaking roles in Cabin in the Sky and Stormy Weather (both in 1943) turned Lena Horne into a Hollywood trailblazer. During World War II, she refused to perform for segregated USO audiences. In the '60s, Horne participated in the March on Wa...