Gregory, Deborah
April 1999
Essence (Essence);Apr99, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p75
Provides information on the charitable activities of several well-known African-American women in the United States. 1999 Miss Universe Wendy Fitzwilliam; Amazing Grace Conservatory owner Wendy Rachel Robinson; Actress Victoria Rowell.


Related Articles

  • The Cool in Hue. Du Bois Barnett, Amy // Essence (Essence);Jul99, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p16 

    Presents information on hair dyeing and bleaching among Afro-American celebrities. Details on singer Janet Jackson; How Halle Berry colors her hair; Significance of hair conditioning; Information on actress Victoria Rowell.

  • CELEBRATING WIF'S NEW PRESIDENT.  // Jet;1/30/2006, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p38 

    This article presents information about the recent naming of Cecelia Holloway as the new, and first Black, president of Women in Film (WIF). WIF is dedicated to the empowerment, promotion, and mentoring of women in the entertainment and media industries. Holloway was presented with a Lladro...

  • Four-legged friends: celebrity women and their dogs. Jones, Monica // Ebony;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p72 

    The article features several celebrity women and their dogs. Wendy Raquel Robinson, star of the sitcom "The Game," owns three dogs including a cocker spaniel and poodle mix. LisaRaye McCoy-Misick, star of the show "All of Us" and first lady of the Turks and Caicos Islands, is the proud owner of...

  • Victoria Rowell story is atypical--but beautiful. Tatum, Elinor // New York Amsterdam News;5/25/96, Vol. 87 Issue 21, p20 

    Focuses on Victoria Rowell, stage, screen and television star. Appreciation of the arts given by primary foster mother; Scholarship won by Rowell at the age of eight; Career as a teacher; Start of Rowell's career in acting.

  • Wendy Fitzwilliam, Miss Trinidad and Tobago crowned Miss Universe; second black to win title.  // Jet;06/01/98, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p34 

    Reports that Wendy Fitzwilliam the winner of the 1998 Miss Universe Pageant was the second black woman in history gain that title. Who was the first black woman to wear that crown; Background information on Fitzwilliam; Prizes which Fitzwilliam won.

  • The New Issue of the Week. Kent, Dave // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine;03/03/2000, Vol. 186 Issue 9, p14 

    Presents information on the postage stamps issued in Trinidad and Tobago in May 1999 to honor 1998 Miss Universe Wendy Fitzwilliam.

  • McDonald's 365Black Awards Salutes Influential African Americans.  // Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;7/14/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 33, p12 

    The article focuses on several celebrities and dignitaries during the 2010 McDonald's 365Black Awards which include actress Victoria Rowell, journalist Roland Martin, and activist Al Sharpton.

  • Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and actress Victoria Rowell expecting a child.  // Jet;8/14/95, Vol. 88 Issue 14, p60 

    Informs that trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and actress Victoria Rowell are expecting a baby.

  • Wynton Marsalis and longtime girlfriend Victoria Rowell split.  // Jet;06/30/97, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p38 

    Announces that jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and his longtime girlfriend, actress Victoria Rowell, have split up. Brief details about their relationship.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics