Check out these individuals whose West African ancestry are hardly mentioned, except maybe one of them.
Alexandre Dumas – French Author
French Author born in 1802, Dumas is known for his most popular works, “The Three Musketeers” and “The Count of Monte Cristo”. His paternal Grandmother was West African and his Father, Thomas-Alexandre Dumas was born in Haiti. His Father was a well known high ranking General in the French and Haitian Revolutions.