These Historical Figures Were Black?!

October 22, 2014  |  
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Postcard '900. Clark Gable

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Clark Gable

The original “tall, dark and handsome” actor Clark Gable didn’t hide his Black and Native American heritage. And when he saw “colored” and “white” bathrooms on the set of Gone With The Wind, he refused to continue working until all of the cast members were treated equally.

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