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Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 15, 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 15, 2019
Coretta Scott King called for a commission to be established to investigate who the true assassin was of Dr. King, 1999. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 14, 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 14, 2019
The Washington Society of Colored Dentists was formed in Washington D.C., 1900. ... read more »
Buffalo Soldiers Saluted during Veterans Day Weekend
November 14, 2019
Veterans Day 2019 paid tribute to all veterans and honored the legacy of Colonel Charles Young and the Buffalo Soldiers who served at the San Francisco Presidio and Monterey Presidio.  ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 13, 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 13, 2019
Becoming, the memoir of former United States First Lady Michelle Obama was published, 2018. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 12, 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 12, 2019
Divine Nine sorority, Sigma Gamma Rho, was founded on the campus of Butler University, 1922. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 11 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 11, 2019
Showing absolutely no emotion, Nat Turner was put to death by hanging after leading a successful revolution in VA, 1831. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 10 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 10, 2019
Nat Turner confesses to being the leader of a revolution conducted by enslaved Africans, 1831. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 9 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 9, 2019
Mathematician, inventor, architect and designer of Washington, D.C., Benjamin Banneker, born in MD, 1731. ... read more »
Interactive Comprehensive Map Shows Thousands of Lynchings Thoughout American History
November 8, 2019
"Before this website, it was impossible to search the web and find an accurate scope of the history of American lynching. The names have always been kept safe but distant, in old archives and scholarly books and dissertations. This site leaves the record open for all Americans, especially high school students who want to learn more than what their textbook has to say,” the site’s authors wrote. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 8 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 8, 2019
Svante Myrick was elected as Ithaca NY's youngest mayor and its first African American mayor. He was 24 years old, 2011. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 7 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 7, 2019
Walter Washington entered office as the first and only Mayor Commissioner of the District of Columbia, 1967.  ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 6 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 6, 2019
The first African American ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church of the U.S., Absalom Jones, was born in Delaware, 1746. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 5 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 5, 2019
Shirley Chisholm became the first African American woman elected to the U.S. Congress, 1968. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 4 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 4, 2019
Frederick D. Gregory became the first African American to command a spaceflight, 1989. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: Nov. 3 , 2019- Brought to you by Black365
November 3, 2019
Carol Moseley Braun became the first African American woman to be elected to the United States Senate, 1992. ... read more »
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