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(book "The Autobiography of Malcolm X")
(Documentary) (book "The Autobiography of Malcolm X")
Voice from 1960s speech on a track of "Supreme Clientel" by Ghostface (2001).
8 Biographical Movies |
13 Print Biographies |
10 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
El-Hajj Malik Shabazz 'Malcolm X'
6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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When I was born, I was black. When I grow up, I'm black. When I'm ill, When I die, I'm black. But you - When you're born, you're pink. When you grow up, you're white. When you're ill, you're green. When you go out in the sun, you go red. When you're cold, you go blue. When you die, you're purple. And you have the nerve to call me Colored?
His adopted surname, "X", was in reference to his ancestor's original African surname, which he felt his ancestors had been robbed of by being forced into slavery, and, therefore, by extension, he had been robbed of it as well.