GARVEY, MARCUS. Marcus Mosiah Garvey (August 17, 1887–June 10, 1940), the founder of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), led the largest mass movement among Afric...
Born August 17, 1887
St. Anns Bay, Jamaica
Died June 10, 1940
Leader of the Universal Negro Improvement Association, which preached black pride and advocated a return to ...
Garvey, Marcus (1887-1940)
As an activist who promoted Black pride, Marcus Garvey founded one of the largest mass movements of Black Americans. Garvey's United Negro Improvement Association (UN...
Marcus Mosiah Garvey (1887-1940), a black man from the West Indies, was the first to forcefully articulate the concept of African nationalism--of black people returning to Africa, the continent of the...