Barack Obama, the President of the United States. Obama is of mixed white and black racial heritage. Not he first Black president nor the first mixed race president File:Official portrait of Barack Obama.
Michael King I II and III which later changed their names to Martin Luther King after the teachings of Martin Luther. Martin Luther King, Jr with his father and son, Atlanta, Georgia, March Photo by Richard Avedon.
Army Pfc. Daniel A. Fuentes Died April 6, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 19, of Levittown, N.Y.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.; died April 6 in Baghdad of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.
Thomas Jefferson -- Founding Father of the United States of America. Author of the Declaration of Independence, Member of the U. Congress, Governor of Virginia, U. Secretary of State and third president of America.
Army MSG Shawn E. Simmons, 39, of Ashland, Massachusetts. Died June 29, 2008, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Died of injuries sustained and drowning when his vehicle rolled into a canal during combat operations in Kandahar, Afghanistan.