This Day In Black History: August 10

Carl Lewis duplicated Jesse Owens’ Olympic record of earning four gold medals at the games in Los Angeles. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/sports/2013/08/10/this-day-in-black-history-august-10-1984.html

This Day In Black History: August 2

  Gabrielle Douglas won an Olympic gold in women’s gymnastics Source: https://www.bet.com/news/sports/2013/08/02/this-day-in-black-history-august-2-2012.html

This Day In Black History: July 29

American professional tennis integrates for the first time. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/sports/2013/07/29/this-day-in-black-history-july-29-1940.html

This Day In Black History: July 28

A coalition of Black civic and religious groups organized a silent march in Harlem on July 28, 1917 to protest the treatment of Blacks. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/national/2012/07/28/this-day-in-black-history-july-28-1917.html