Stanley Crouch

Stanley Crouch

Stanley Crouch was born December 14, 1945 in Los Angeles, California. He attended East Los Angeles and Southwest junior colleges but has no degrees. From 1965 to 1967, he worked as an actor and a playwright under the direction of Jayne Cortez in both Studio Watts and...
Evelyn Cunningham

Evelyn Cunningham

Evelyn Cunningham was a civil rights era journalist and an aide to Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller of New York. At a time when few women worked at newspapers never mind as reporters handling hard news Ms. Cunningham covered many of the civil rights era’s biggest...
Oscar Cohen

Oscar Cohen

Born in New York City, Oscar Cohen started working at Associated Booking Corporation when he was fourteen years old as the office boy in the afternoons, after school. In time, Mr. Cohen became the advanced publicity man for Louis Armstrong. Having worked closely with...
Phoebe Jacobs

Phoebe Jacobs

PHOEBE JACOBS Executive Vice President & Director of the Foundation June 21, 1918 – April 9, 2012 Listen PROGRAMS from Phoebe Speaks by Phoebe Jacobs. Released: 2012 LOUIS ARMSTRONG from Phoebe Speaks by Phoebe Jacobs. Released: 2012 BOARD OF DIRECTORS from...
David Gold

David Gold

David Gold, a native of Brooklyn, NY, was a graduate of the New York City school system. He graduated from the City College of New York School of Business with a degree in accounting in 1947. Mr. Gold’s college training was interrupted when he was drafted into...