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Maya Angelou - Birthday
Apr 4, 1928
Maya Angelou , original name Marguerite Annie Johnson (born April 4, 1928, St.
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Butts, Cassandra Quin (1965-- )
Collins, Barbara-Rose (1939- )
Barack Obama Biography - President of the United States
(1864) Frederick Douglass On “The Mission Of The War”
King, Marjorie Edwina Pitter (1921-1996)
Jackson, Jesse Louis. Jr. (1965- )
Easley v. Cromartie (2001)
(1879) John Mercer Langston, “The Exodus: The Causes Which Led The Colored People of the South to Leave Their Homes – The Lesson
Burris, Roland (1937- )
Howard T Ward becomes Georgia's first Black Superior Court Judge
Spingarn Medal Awarded: Anthony Overton
Abdel-Nasser, Gamal Hussein (1918–1970)
Olympic gold medal in the 800-meter run, went to "Long" John Woodruff, 1936
Settlers Given Land for Bringing Slaves
Scott, Timothy (1965- )
Williams, Vanessa (1963- )
(1826) John B. Russwurm, “The Condition and Prospects of Haiti”
The Supreme Court weakened the foundations
Jack Johnson - Heavyweight Champion (1878-1946) - Birthday
In "Re Sweat", the Virginia court rules that a black servant woman and Robert S
Malcolm X born in Omaha, Nebraska
John H. Johnson (1918-).
Will Marion Cook, noted composer and conductor, born.
Dett, R. Nathaniel (1882-1943)
Left of Black with Hank Willis Thomas
Scott Joplin dies
Hinderas, Natalie Leota (1927-1987) - Birthday
Andrew J Beard puts patents on the jerry coupler, still used today to connect ra
Jack Johnson becomes world heavyweight champion, defeating Tommy Burns
Oscar Charleston - Birthday
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