Black Deaf People
This month is Black History Month. We try our best to get some information about them. If you know another person that is not on this list, please share with us. We would love to know more. Thanks.
Curtis Pride – A contemporary baseball player who is deaf.
Kenny Walker – He was a professional deaf football player.
Andrew Foster – The first deaf African American Gallaudet graduate and founder of schools for the deaf in Africa.
C.J. Jones – A look at the career of this longtime deaf African American actor and comedian.
Michelle Banks – an African American deaf performer.
Connie Briscoe – Contemporary deaf Author
Lindsay Dunn – Speaker and Writer
Lauren Teruel -was the first Black named Miss Deaf America from 2000-2002
Julius Carrett and Mrs. Amanda A. Johnson became the first deaf Black teachers in 1887.