This calendar, now in its 25th edition, honors the achievements of an outstanding group of black men and women, both celebrated and little known, who have made amazing inroads in their fields and significantly affected world culture. Includes aviator Bessie Coleman, North Pole explorer Matthew Henson, opera singer Sissieretta Jones, professional golfer John Shippen . . . 8 more. Biographical text accompanies each image; the grids note historical events, birthdays, and other milestones in black history.