On this day in 1911 the Omega Psi Phi fraternity was founded on the Howard University Campus Black History – Fraternity,Omega Psi Phi, founded on
Lisa Bonet was born on this day in 1967
Nobel Prize in economics awarded to Professor Arthur Lewis of Princeton. He was the first Black cited in a category other than peace.
Today in Black History – Condoleezza Rice was born
Carl Stokes was elected the first African American mayor of a major city on this day, Nov 13 1967
Whoopi Golberg was born as Caryn Elaine Johnson on November 13, 1955 Today in Black History – Celebrity Birthday – Whoopi Goldberg
Louis Armstrong recorded the first of Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings that influenced the direction of jazz. Louis Armstrong influenced direction of jazz
Nate Turner Executed Source: Blackfacts.com – Nat Turner Executed.
Granville T Woods puts patents the electric railway, 1891 Source: Blackfacts.com – Granville T Woods puts patents the electric railway, 1891
Benajamin Banneker born today in 1731