1. Morris Chestnut (January 1)

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2. Cuba Gooding Jr. (January 2)

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3. Marc Morial (January 3)

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4. John Singleton (January 6)

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6. Mary J. Blige (January 11)

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7. Traci Bingham (January 13)

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8. Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15)

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9. Regina King (January 15)

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10. Debbie Allen (January 16)

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11. Michelle Obama (January 17)

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12. Ray J (January 17)

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13. Tatyana Ali (January 24)

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14. Aaron Neville (January 24)

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15. Alicia Keys (January 25)

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17. Oprah Winfrey (January 29)

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19. Kerry Washington (January 31)

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