Malcolm-X

Malcolm-X

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Human Rights Activist. Client since 1992.

Born on May 19, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska, Malcolm X was a prominent African-American minister and nationalist leader, who served as a spokesman for the Nation of Islam during the 1950s and 1960s. Due largely to his efforts, the Nation of Islam grew from a mere 400 members to 40,000 by 1960. He was killed on February 21, 1965, at the Audubon Ballroom in Manhattan, where he had been preparing for his speech.

There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance next time.

1963 according to the New York Times, Malcolm X was the second most sought after speaker in the U.S.

 

25,000 – membership Malcolm X cultivated in the Nation of Islam

 

7th best American speech called “The Ballot or the Bullet”

 

30,000 mourners attended his funeral

Born Malcolm Little