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On October 17, 2002, The HistoryMakers honored their 2002 interviewees at The Salute To The HistoryMakers ceremony at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, Illinois. The ceremony and dinner were held in conjunction with An Evening With Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee. The Salute occurred prior to the event. Julieanna Richardson, founder of The HistoryMakers, served as master of ceremonies. Darryl Dennard introduced the honorees.

Honored HistoryMakers

  • Dr. Billie Wright Adams
  • Renee Amoore
  • Dr. Gloria Jackson Bacon
  • C. Vincent Bakeman
  • Rev. Willie T. Barrow
  • Barbara Bates
  • Bob Beamon
  • Ruth Beckford
  • Lerone Bennett
  • Barbara Bowles
  • Al Brothers
  • Johnny Brown
  • Bernice Baynes Brown
  • Clark Burrus
  • Arthur Burton
  • Jerry "The Iceman" Butler
  • Manford Byrd
  • Earl Calloway
  • Jacob Carruthers
  • Robert Church
  • Dr. John Coleman
  • Augustus Colson
  • Lucky Cordell
  • Dolores Cross
  • Augustine Davis
  • Belva Davis
  • Carrie Davis
  • Louis Dinwiddie
  • Thomas W. Dortch
  • John Douglas
  • Ed Dwight
  • James Eaton
  • Rev. Leon D. Finney
  • Thomas Fleming
  • Ausbra Ford
  • Jewelle Gibbs
  • Truman Gibson
  • Jonathan Green
  • Frank Greene
  • Floyd Griffin
  • Betty Gross
  • Shelvin Hall
  • Rose Hall
  • Charles Harrison
  • Ronne Hartfield
  • Patricia Hill
  • William Hudgins
  • Julie Hunter
  • Bernice Hutcherson
  • Abner Jackson
  • Anderson Jackson
  • Hal Jackson
  • Don Jackson
  • Dorothy Jackson
  • Ella Jenkins
  • Okoro Harold Johnson
  • Jermicko Johnson
  • Josie Johnson
  • Jennifer Jones
  • Carlotta Walls LaNier
  • Precious Lashley
  • George Leighton
  • Matthew Little
  • Richard Long
  • Ruth Love
  • Frank Lumpkin
  • Joe Marshall
  • Frances Matlock
  • Charles McAfee
  • Curtis McClinton
  • Marion McElroy
  • Iola McGowan
  • Terry McMillan
  • Minnie Minoso
  • Art Minson
  • James Montgomery
  • Geraldine Moore
  • Rose Morgan
  • Famadou Don Moye
  • Richard Pegue
  • Waverly Person
  • Alonzo Pettie
  • Robert Pickens
  • R. Pincham
  • Enid Pinkney
  • john powell
  • Janet Purnell
  • Carl Ray
  • Willy T. Ribbs
  • Delories Ricks-Wallace
  • Herman Roberts
  • Renault Robinson
  • Cleo Parker Robinson
  • Gloria Rookard
  • Joseph Roulhac
  • Herman Russell
  • Howard Saffold
  • Rev. Albert Richard Sampson
  • Sylvester Small
  • Edwdard Smith
  • Rev. Soles
  • Pervis Spann
  • Bobbie Steele
  • Al Stiles
  • Hana Stith
  • Dr. Louis Sullivan
  • Jackie Taylor
  • Ernie Terrell
  • Val Gray Ward
  • Dr. Heloise Westbrook
  • Lloyd Wheeler
  • Willye White
  • Conrad Worrill
  • Rev. Wyatt
  • Doris Young-McCulley
  • Doris Zollar

Title Sponsor

FCA US LLC

Sponsors

Chicago TribuneWalgreens CompanyAmerican AirlinesCommonwealth Edison CompanyAT&T BroadbandRonald McDonald House CharitiesWyndham Hotel Group, LLCVeranda L. Dickens

Date and Time

Thursday, October 17, 2002

Location

Hyatt Regency
151 East Upper Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
United States