Oscar Micheaux , today he is celebrated as the first Black Filmmaker in America, the truth be told Oscar Micheaux was the first Black Best Selling Author in America; Oscar Micheaux was first and foremost a WRITER!
He wrote everyday of his life, even on the last day of his life there was a note in his pocket to a dear friend that he never got the chance to deliver. The note read:
“On Sunday, I try to write more.” –Oscar Micheaux
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