Google Doodle celebrating the birthday of Miriam Makeba (1932-2008).  
The first African artist to win a Grammy Award, Miriam was a vocal critic of South African apartheid.  Banned from her home country because of her activism, Miriam lived in exile for 31 years, only returning after Nelson Mandela was released from prison.  

Google Doodle celebrating the birthday of Miriam Makeba (1932-2008).  

The first African artist to win a Grammy Award, Miriam was a vocal critic of South African apartheid.  Banned from her home country because of her activism, Miriam lived in exile for 31 years, only returning after Nelson Mandela was released from prison.