• Date Of Birth: November 4, 1932
  • Date Of Death: February 10, 2021
  • Spouse: Shirley G. Crosby (m. 1956)
  • Occupation: Administrator, professor, philosopher, author and scholar
  • City: Kent
  • State: Ohio

Edward Warren Crosby (November 4, 1932 – February 10, 2021), was an African-American professor/administrator emeritus, in the Department of Pan-African Studies at Kent State University (KSU). As a pioneer in the field of Black education his most notable accomplishments include the creation of the Institute for African American Affairs, the predecessor of the Department of Pan-African Studies and The Center of Pan-African Culture at KSU. The Pan-African Studies Department (1969) and the Center of Pan-African Culture (1970) were two of the first institutions of their kind to be established at institutions of higher education. – Available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License from Wikipedia.