Wikipedia: Benjamin Banneker
Biography of the African American astronomer, clockmaker, and publisher.
Who Was Benjamin Banneker?
Biographical background from the Banneker Center for Economic Justice.
Benjamin Banneker 1731-1806
From the Mathematicians of the African Diaspora series.
Africa Within: Benjamin Banneker
Often referred to as the "first Black Man of Science," Banneker published an almanac of his celestial observations, and helped with the lay-out and design of Washington D.C.
Profile focusing on his achievements in astronomy and mathematics.