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Black History Weekly Wednesday
Durwin Randle | 13 January

Black History Weekly Wednesday was created to honor people in Black History not only during the month of February, but each week throughout the year.

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Major Taylor - Black History Month 2015
Major Taylor – Black History Month 2015
Durwin Randle | 6 February

Early In Years Marshall Walter aka Major Taylor was born November 26, 1878, in Indianapolis, Indiana. In the early years

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Althea Gibson - Black History Month 2015
Althea Gibson – Black History Month 2015
Durwin Randle | 5 February

Early In Life Althea Neale Gibson was given birth to on August 25, 1927, in Silver, South Carolina. Gibson blazed

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Mae C. Jemison - Black History Month 2015
Mae C. Jemison – Black History Month 2015
Durwin Randle | 4 February

Early In Life Astronaut and medical professional Mae C. Jemison came into this world on October 17, 1956, in Decatur,

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Charles Sifford - Black History Month 2015
Charles Sifford – Black History Month 2015
Durwin Randle | 3 February

American golfer Charles Sifford came into this world on June 2, 1922, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Considered the Jackie Robinson

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Zora Neale Hurston - Black History Month 2015
Zora Neale Hurston – Black History Month 2015
Durwin Randle | 2 February

Given birth to in Alabama on January 7, 1891, Zora Neale Hurston invested her early adulthood studying at numerous colleges

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Dave Chappelle - Black History Month 2015
Dave Chappelle – Black History Weekly Wednesday 2015
Durwin Randle | 1 February

Dave Chappelle began making appearances in films such as Robin Hood: Men In Tights and Half Baked in the mid-1990s.

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Black History Weekly Wednesday
Black History Month 2015 Coming Soon!
Durwin Randle | 26 January
Black History Month 2015 Time goes fast when you're having fun! Black History Month 2015 has come upon us, and
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Guion Bluford - Black History Month
Guion Bluford – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 28 February

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on November 22, 1942. Guion Bluford became the first African American to travel in space. He

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Will.i.am - Black History Month
Will.i.am – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 27 February

Will.i.am is a hit-making master as a solo artist and as a founding member of the Grammy Award-winning group the

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Jane Bolin - Black History Month
Jane Bolin – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 26 February

Jane Bolin graduated from Yale Law School and, after relocating to New York City, became sworn in by Mayor Fiorello

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Otis Boykin - Black History Month
Otis Boykin – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 25 February

Otis Boykin was born on August 29, 1920, in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Fisk College in 1941 and took

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Babyface - Black History Month
Babyface – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 24 February

Born on April 10, 1959, in Indianapolis, Indiana, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds played with the band The Deele before forming a

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Wally Amos - Black History Month
Wally Amos – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 23 February

Wally Amos was born on July 1, 1936, in Tallahassee, Florida. He started in the mailroom of the William Morris

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Gwendolyn Bennett - Black History Month
Gwendolyn Bennett – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 22 February

Born on July 8, 1902, in Giddings, Texas, Gwendolyn Bennett found success as a poet, fiction writer and journalist during

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Ralph D. Abernathy - Black History Month
Ralph Abernathy – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 21 February

Ralph Abernathy was a Baptist minister who, with Martin Luther King Jr., organized the historical Montgomery bus boycotts. He co-founded

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Tichina Arnold - Black History Month
Tichina Arnold – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 20 February

Tichina Arnold was popular for her role as Pam James, opposite Martin Lawrence, on the sitcom Martin. After Martin, Arnold

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In the late 1980s, Flex Alexander branched out in to acting along with dancing and choreographing. He began performing stand-up comedy and out film roles.
Flex Alexander – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 19 February

Flex Alexander was born in New York City on April 15, 1970. Alexander started his profession as a dancer and

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Hank Aaron - Black History Month
Hank Aaron – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 18 February

Born into humble circumstances on February 5, 1934, in Mobile, Alabama, Hank Aaron ascended the ranks of the Negro Leagues

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Maya Angelou Part1 - Black History Month
Maya Angelou Part2 – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 17 February
In the future Successes Maya Angelou has written a number of autobiographies all through her career, including All God's Children
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