Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell is a major in the United States Air Force, and the First female African-American fighter pilot in the history of that service. Emma Frances Heming-Willis Was born on June 18, 1978 in Malta. He was first elected as a member of the Civic Association to the Urban Council of Hong Kong on April 1, 1957 and also Vice-Chairman of the Council. In 2007 he was traded to the Atlanta Braves, and in mid 2008 was traded to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He is a one-time world champion, having won the ECW Championship in February 2010, and is recognized by WWE as the final ECW Champion. On October 30, 2010, Hugh Ross won 1st Place of the Mr. Universe title of the NABBA (National Amateur Body Builders' Association) in the Masters Over-50 category in London, England. At the end of 2002 and into 2003, Love Inc.'s "Youre A Superstar" and "Broken Bones" were discovered the United Kingdom and Ireland. Mark Anthony McKoy was born on December 10, 1961 in Georgetown, Guyana. Jessica was born on April 20, 1986 in Rockledge, Florida to a Guyanese mother and Antiguan father. Since then, Guy has gone on to appear in an industrial film and other local theater productions. Marshall spent his college freshman season at Ball State University, but then moved to Oakland University for his final three collegiate seasons. Norman Lugard Beaton was born in Georgetown, Guyana on October 31, 1934. Lord Ouseley has twelve honorary degrees from the University of Edinburgh, Sheffield Hallam, Bradford, Leicester, Leeds Met., Warwick, Oxford Brookes, Greenwich, Southbank, London Metropolitan, North East London and Brighton. Having gained an interest in dance, he sought lessons from American choreographer, Buddy Bradley. Asha co-hosted the NBC national news program Later Today and ABCs World News Now, World News this Morning, and Good Morning America Sunday, in addition to reporting for ABCs World News Tonight with Peter Jennings. Alyson attended school in Cambridge and Oberlin and studied at the Curtis Institute of Music. Following high school graduation she arrived in New York and studied at Ithaca College, where her acting talents were discovered. He has been a supporter for many years to newcomers to Canada and a long-standing cultural leadership within the Canadian Caribbean community. In 2010, Asha launched her powerhouse media company, Goldenheart Media, Headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Dwayne has won the male Canadian Player of the Year three consecutive times. He won the Independent Spirit Award for his big-screen debut performance in the 2002 film Antwone Fisher, directed and produced by Denzel Washington. Nnamdi Azikiwe is the father of Nigerian independence." In it he described an Africa that had been consciously exploited by European imperialists, leading directly to the modern underdevelopment of most of the continent. Sean is most known for becoming Tiger Woods right hand man in improving his game. He is the second West Indian writer and the only Guyanese to receive the title. His singing style was reflective of Nat 'King' Cole. He began boxing at the age of twelve, and has since gained prominence for his aggressive fighting style. P.G. Upon his retirement from MIT, King established the South End Technology Center to provide computer training for low-income people. It chronicled Chisholm's 1972 bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. Sean has been involved in the following films: "House of the Damned" (1996), "They All Must Die!" Creavalle earned her pro card by winning the heavyweight class at the 1988 IFBB World Amateur Championships in Puerto Rico. He earned NBA All-Rookie Team honors in his first season in the NBA with the New Orleans Hornets. He wrestled and defeated the great Indian wrestling legend, Dara Singh in front of 125,000 his hometown fans at a show in Bombay, India. However after an independent selection process, Belgian diplomat Koen Vervaeke was chosen to represent the EU in Addis Ababa. He was Labour member of Parliament for Tottenham. Sharon spent 1971 and 1972 travelling around Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia. After initial success with Whiskey in the Jar, the band found strong commercial success in the mid-1970s with hits such as "The Boys are Back in Town", "Jailbreak" and "Waiting for an Alibi", and became a popular live attraction due to the combination of Lynott's vocal and songwriting skills and the use of dual lead guitars. In 1970, she authored a child care bill. This is stupid. His dissertation, which focussed on the slave trade on the Upper Guinea Coast, was published by the Oxford University Press in 1970 under the title History of the Upper Guinea Coast: 1545-1800 Born in 1908 at Albion, Corentyne, Berbice to plantation workers, “JW”, as he was referred to, was among the most famous headmasters to grace Guyana’s landscape. She was named the Atlanta Beat MVP and was inducted into the United Soccer League's Hall of Fame in 2002. ***** Ram John Holder and Norman Beaton. He enrolled at Ridgewater College where he was eventually named an All-American. Seymour's literary journal Kyk-over-Al. Her first novel, Buxton Spice, was published 1998. "If you got your education, you could do whatever you wanted to do. Among her school records were most points scored in a season (520) and career (1,675). He was knighted in 1997 for his services to local government and community relations and was made a life peer as Baron Ouseley, of Peckham Rye in the London Borough of Southwark on June 26, 2001. Derek was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on April 24, 1974. Her second single, "Bleeding Love" was released worldwide and reached over thirty number one positions in charts around the world and the biggest selling single of 2008. JaNae was born in Toronto, Ontario on May 23, to an American mother and Guyanese/Canadian father, giving her dual citizenship. This song reached #5 on Billboards Hot Dance Club Play listing and #7 on Billboards Hot Dance Airplay chart, and earned her another Juno award. He currently plays small forward for BC Astana of the Kazakh National League. He established a national record in high school by obtaining 9 distinctions in the G.C.E. 1922 in Georgetown, Guyana. He is the cousin of actor/musician Ram John Holder. From 1967-1970 he served as joint ambassador for Guyana and Barbados in France, Germany and the Netherlands. In 2009 he played Primo, the freestyle battle rapper, in the 2009 Biggie Smalls biopic Notorious. He is the author of numerous scholarly articles, and author or editor of several books, including A Festival of Guyanese Words (ed., 1978), Dimensions of a Creole Continuum (1987), Analyzing Variation in Language (co-ed., 1987), Sociolinguistics and Pidgin-Creole Studies (ed., 1988), African American English: Structure, History and Use (co-ed., 1998), African American Vernacular English: Features, Evolution, Educational Implications (1999), Creole Genesis, Attitudes and Discourse (co-ed., 2000), Spoken Soul: The Story of Black English (co-authored, 2000, winner of an American Book Award), Style and Sociolinguistic Variation (co-ed., 2001), and Language in the USA: Themes for the Twenty-First Century (co-ed., 2004). Dennis is a professional boxer in the light heavyweight division. She won Miss Guyana and placed third in the 1967 Miss World competition in London at the age of 19. He was a British actor os stage and screen. Shundell's second documentary film, 'Unholy Matrimony: Escape From Forced Marriage' was shot in Islamabad, the North West Frontier Province, Pakistan and Pakistani Kashmir. Anjulie was born Anjulie Persaud in 1983 to Indo-Guyanese parents in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of pianist, Marjorie Dixon and Guyanese native Maurice Luke, a former actor. He was born to Afro-Guyanese parents and is signed to Akon's Konvict Muzik, Diddy's Bad Boy Records and Ciroc Entertainment and DJ Clue's Desert Storm label. Luke played a small part as a nurse in the 1999 episode "White Collar" of the sitcom The King of Queens, and appeared on on the NBC show Trauma. They arrived in London, England from Guyana and…. His record is 10 wins, 4 losses and no draws. Between 1963-1969, he was the Middle Eastern Heavyweight Champion multiple times. The current line-up comprises of Andre Rahaman - Guitars, Paul Bonar - Bass ,…, G-Money is a Musical Guyanese based group which was established in 2005. Ken Snakehips Johnson was Britain's first black swing bandleader. Laura has written two cook books, A Taste of Club Creavalle and The Lite Lifestyle: 150 Ultra Low Calorie Recipes for Rapid Weight Loss!. Charmaine has played a total of 131 times and scored 71 goals for Canada, both national records. Even with the defeat, the election and national attention was a historical turning point in the participation of African Americans in politics and urban policy. Marcus turned pro in 1989 and began his career with 14 consecutive wins, including a TKO win over Andrew Maynard. In 2003, she won the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, which gained her entrance into the Metropolitan Opera's Lindemann Young Artist Development Program. He appeared on The Tonight Show. She was one of the most successful female bodybuilders of the 1990s. Born January 15, 1968 in Georgetown, Guyana. She is a British Labour Party politician and life peer, formerly serving as Leader of the House of Lords and Lord President of the Council. An agile and well-conditioned athlete, he turned professional in 1997 and at 17-0 in 2002, was able to get a shot at the Vacant WBC Cruiserweight Title against Vincenzo Cantatore. In Jamaica the musicians he hung around would rename him Natural Black. Her credits include: Miss Saskatoon 2007, Miss Saskatchewan 2007, 2008, 2009 and Mrs. Canada 2011. Two days later, Saukrates beat-boxed during her performance of "Say It Right" at the 2006 American Music Awards in Los Angeles. Braithwaite had turned to social work, (while writing To Sir) and it was his job to find foster homes for non-white children for the London County office, Department of Child welfare. Olga Lopes was born in Guyana on December 26, 1918. Rupert was born on January 31, 1943 in Georgetown, Guyana. He currently makes his home in both Toronto and Ottawa and does speaking engagements on topics relating to science, literature and social policy. Denis Williams is the author of two novels: Other Leopards (1963) and The Third Temptation (1968). Sugar Jones debut album went platinum and had two top ten singles on the Canadian Charts. The Senator is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Albany Law School. Greaves III (November 28, 1943, Georgetown, Guyana, - September 27, 2012) was a singer who had chart success in…. And we we were thinking: while there aren’t many Guyana-based artists who are known internationally, artists of Guyanese origin and extraction living abroad have made huge impacts on a variety of musical fronts, from reggae and dub to rock, rap and R&B. In addition to acting, Cambridge had major success as a stand-up comedian. He is also a one-time WWE Intercontinental Champion. She began writing songs over instrumental music at age twelve. Her career started when she took part in the Pop Stars TV show. He had many roles on television, radio, film and stage, but he was most famous for playing the role of Jules Tavernier in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from 1990 to 1997. Maiko Watson was born on April 29, 1981 in Georgetown, Guyana. After working in Equal Opportunities, Training and Management Services in local government in the London boroughs of Lambeth, Camden and Hackney, Amos became Chief Executive of the Equal Opportunities Commission 1989-94. Dawnn is best known for her roles on sitcoms such as "A Different World" and "Hangin' with Mr. Cooper". 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