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September 29: The civil rights organization, the National Urban League, was founded in New York City, 1901
September 29, 2021
September 29: The civil rights organization, the National Urban League, was founded in New York City, 1901 ... read more »
Melvin Van Peebles…The Real MVP
September 28, 2021
Jeff Friday, Founder and CEO of Jeff Friday Media, shares his sentiments for Melvin Van Peebles. ... read more »
September 28: Venus and Serena Williams won the Women’s doubles tennis Olympic Gold Medal in Sidney, Australia, 2000
September 28, 2021
September 28: Venus and Serena Williams won the Women's doubles tennis Olympic Gold Medal in Sidney, Australia, 2000 ... read more »
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September 27: Hiram Revels, the first African American Senator, was born in Fayetteville, NC, 1822
September 27, 2021
September 27: Hiram Revels, the first African American Senator, was born in Fayetteville, NC, 1822 ... read more »
September 26: The first public statue in Philadelphia to honor a specific African American was dedicated to Octavius Catto, 2017
September 27, 2021
September 26: The first public statue in Philadelphia to honor a specific African American was dedicated to Octavius Catto, 2017 ... read more »
September 25: Willard Carroll Smith Jr., aka Will Smith, was born in Philadelphia, PA, 1968
September 25, 2021
September 25: Willard Carroll Smith Jr., aka Will Smith, was born in Philadelphia, PA, 1968 ... read more »
September 24: The National Museum of African American History and Culture was opened to the public, 2016
September 24, 2021
September 24: The National Museum of African American History and Culture was opened to the public, 2016 ... read more »
September 23: Dr. Mary Church Terrell, one of the first African American women to receive a degree, was born in Memphis, TN, 1863
September 23, 2021
September 23: Dr. Mary Church Terrell, one of the first African American women to receive a degree, was born in Memphis, TN, 1863 ... read more »
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September 22: The International Council on Monuments and Sites recommended that Haiti’s Citadel and Sans Souci Palace become World Heritage sites, 1981
September 22, 2021
September 22: The International Council on Monuments and Sites recommended that Haiti's Citadel and Sans Souci Palace become World Heritage sites, 1981 ... read more »
September 21: FIRST PRIME MINISTER / PRESIDENT OF GHANA BORN
September 21, 2021
September 21: FIRST PRIME MINISTER / PRESIDENT OF GHANA BORN ... read more »
Man Who Filmed Rodney King Beating by LAPD Officers Dies at 61
September 20, 2021
George Holliday, a plumber who gained local and national fame 30 years ago when he used his videocamera to tape the infamous Los Angeles police beating of motorist Rodney King in Lake View Terrace, has died from COVID-19, it was reported today. ... read more »
September 20: Actress and director, Regina King, won an Emmy Award for her role in the series the Watchmen, 2020
September 20, 2021
September 20: Actress and director, Regina King, won an Emmy Award for her role in the series the Watchmen, 2020 ... read more »
September 19: Tuskegee Institute, known today as Tuskegee University, opened with a total of thirty students, 1881
September 19, 2021
September 19: Tuskegee Institute, known today as Tuskegee University, opened with a total of thirty students, 1881 ... read more »
September 18: The classic novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston was originally published, 1937
September 18, 2021
September 18: The classic novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston was originally published, 1937 ... read more »
September 17: Dr.’s Robert Tanner and George F. Grant entered the inaugural class of Harvard’s School of Dentistry, 1867
September 17, 2021
September 17: Dr.'s Robert Tanner and George F. Grant entered the inaugural class of Harvard's School of Dentistry, 1867 ... read more »
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