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Vintage Photography | Studio Portrait of a Young Harry Belafonte & Family | c. 1930s. #harrybelafonte #vintage #vintagestyle #vintagefashion #vintageblackglamour #instavintage #actor #hollywood #oldhollywood #family #mother #children #old #oldphoto #photooftheday #portrait #pose #color #retro #style #myblackisbeautiful #blackhistory #1930s

Vintage Photography | Studio Portrait of a Young Harry Belafonte & Family | c. 1930s. #harrybelafonte #vintage #vintagestyle #vintagefashion #vintageblackglamour #instavintage #actor #hollywood #oldhollywood #family #mother #children #old #oldphoto #photooftheday #portrait #pose #color #retro #style #myblackisbeautiful #blackhistory #1930s

ICONS: Sammy Davis, Jr., Harry Belafonte and Sidney Poitier in an outtake from their February 4, 1966 LIFE magazine cover. Thank you Reggie Hudlin! Photo: Philippe Halsman/Magnum Photos.

ICONS: Sammy Davis, Jr., Harry Belafonte and Sidney Poitier in an outtake from their February 4, 1966 LIFE magazine cover. Thank you Reggie Hudlin! Photo: Philippe Halsman/Magnum Photos.

John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Ralph Nader and others reveal the spark that led them to dedicate their lives to change - Washington Post

‘I could use my voice’: How these 10 activists found their calling

John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Ralph Nader and others reveal the spark that led them to dedicate their lives to change - Washington Post

Harry Belafonte leads a line of picketers from Harvard and surrounding colleges in protest against lunch counter segregation in the South. Students picketed the Woolworth store in Harvard Square, Cambridge, Mass., April 21, 1960. (J. Walter Green/AP)

Harry Belafonte leads a line of picketers from Harvard and surrounding colleges in protest against lunch counter segregation in the South. Students picketed the Woolworth store in Harvard Square, Cambridge, Mass., April 21, 1960. (J. Walter Green/AP)

"The severity of poverty kept us all deeply preoccupied with our survival and nobody had survival skills and greater cunning than did my mother. She was tenacious about her dignity not being crushed. And one day she said to me — she was talking about coming back from the day when she couldn't find work — fighting back tears, she said, 'Don't ever let injustice go by unchallenged.' And that really became a deep part of my life DNA. A lot of people say to me, 'When as an artist did you decide…

Harry Belafonte: Out Of Struggle, A Beautiful Voice

"The severity of poverty kept us all deeply preoccupied with our survival and nobody had survival skills and greater cunning than did my mother. She was tenacious about her dignity not being crushed. And one day she said to me — she was talking about coming back from the day when she couldn't find work — fighting back tears, she said, 'Don't ever let injustice go by unchallenged.' And that really became a deep part of my life DNA. A lot of people say to me, 'When as an artist did you decide…

Movement supporter, Harry Belafonte (L) and many SNCC student leaders believed the focus should be on voter registration rather than direct action such as sit-ins and Freedom Rides. They argue that poor, rural Blacks have no money for lunch counters or other public facilities and what they need most is political power that begins with winning the right to vote. SNCC decided to do both direct action and voter registration. Diane Nash (c) is chosen to head direct action efforts. (Getty image)

Movement supporter, Harry Belafonte (L) and many SNCC student leaders believed the focus should be on voter registration rather than direct action such as sit-ins and Freedom Rides. They argue that poor, rural Blacks have no money for lunch counters or other public facilities and what they need most is political power that begins with winning the right to vote. SNCC decided to do both direct action and voter registration. Diane Nash (c) is chosen to head direct action efforts. (Getty image)

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Harry Belafonte share a good laugh together.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Harry Belafonte share a good laugh together.

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