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Did You Know Author Bell Hooks Was Born on This Day?

This Day In History: September 25th The intersection where capitalism, race and gender collide proved to be the perfect place for the renowned author, Bell...

This Day in History: September 23rd

Five Things to Know About the Late Ray Charles The proclaimed “genius” of soul, Ray Charles, was born on September 23, 1930, in Albany, Georgia....

Did You Know Belize Achieved Full Independence on This Day?

This Day In History: September 21st Belize is a Central American country close to the Caribbean Sea and home to a population of more than...

This Day in History: September 19th

Atlanta University was Founded When the founders of Atlanta University first established the institution, they could not have predicted that it would expand and turn...

This Day in History: September 18th

The Fugitive Slave Act was passed by the United States Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of a compromise between Southern and Northern...

Jada Pinkett Smith Turns 50: Fun Facts About the ‘Matrix’ Star

Actor and “Real Table Talk” Host Jada Pinkett Smith celebrates her 50th birthday today. From her early beginnings in “Menace II Society” to her...

Did You Know Two Shows Starring African-American Talent Debuted on This Day?

This Day In History: September 17th Representation in television and media has been a constant struggle for the African-American community but over the years there...

This Day in History: September 16th

Five Things to Know About the Late B.B. King Hall of Famer and legendary blues musicians B.B. King developed one of the world’s most identifiable...

Acclaimed Soprano, Jessye Norman, Was Born on This Day

Born in Augusta, Ga., to Silas Norman, an insurance salesman, and Janie King-Norman, a schoolteacher -- music was always in the stars for acclaimed...

This Day in History: September 14th

National Women’s Hall of Fame member, Constance Baker Motley, an activist, lawyer and a federal judge who helped to advance the civil rights movement,...

This Day in History: September 13th

Lewis Latimer Received a Patent for his Electric Lamp Despite what is left out of history books, it is no secret that African-Americans have made...

Did You Know Scholar Alain Locke Was Born on This Day?

This Day In History: September 13th Gifted scholar Alain LeRoy Locke is often considered by many to be the father of the Harlem Renaissance. Locke...

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