Marcus Garvey

Garvey

[gahr-vee]
noun
Marcus (Moziah) [moh-zahy-uh] , 1887–1940, Jamaican black-rights activist in the U.S. (1916–27): advocated emigration of black Americans to Africa.
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Garvey (ˈɡɑːvɪ)
 
n
Marcus. 1887--1940, Jamaican Black nationalist leader, active in the US. He founded (1914) the Universal Negro Improvement Association and led the Back-to-Africa movement: gaoled for fraud (1925--27)

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