Having Our Say The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1999)

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TV-movie. Based on a bestseller about the lives of Sadie and Bessie Delany, former career women from a family of twelve whose father had been a slave but whose children all graduated college. Bessie died in 1995 at the age of 104 years and Sadie in 1999 at 110 years.

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