On this day in Jamaican history: Carl Lumbly

On August 14th, 1952 actor Carl Lumbly was born to Jamaican immigrant parents in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Many of you may remember him in “M.A.N.T.I.S.” (1994), in which he played an independently wealthy paraplegic scientist/crimefighter, which marked the first black superhero on series television.

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