Black Facts for Today – October 25th

Black Facts for Today – October 25th

1990 – Evander Holyfield knocks out James “Buster” Douglas in the third round to become the undisputed world heavyweight champion. 1988 – Two units of the Ku Klux Klan and eleven individuals are ordered to pay $ 1 million to African …

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Speakers to Tell How a Sit-in Changed Jackson, Miss., in the ‘60s

Speakers to Tell How a Sit-in Changed Jackson, Miss., in the ‘60s

AACC Hosts Sit-in Participant and Author in Black History Month Event Anne Arundel Community College will host a sit-in participant and a journalist who wrote about both the participants and the people who protested against them at a presentation, “We …

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This Day in Black History: Negro Year Book December 27, 1904

This Day in Black History: Negro Year Book December 27, 1904

Monroe Nathan Work marries Florence Evelyn Hendrickson. Greatly assisted by his wife, Work will publish “The Negro Year Book”, and annual encyclopedia of African American achievement. He will later publish “A Bibliography of the Negro in Africa and American” (1928) …

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