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Dwight David Howard - Black History Month
Dwight Howard – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 3 February

Dwight David Howard Jr. was a high school standout at Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy. Dwight selected to go without college

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Lorraine Hansberry - Black History Month
Lorraine Hansberry – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 2 February

A Raisin in the Sun, a play about a struggling black family, which opened on Broadway to great success. Lorraine

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Queen Latifah - Black History Month at Durwin Randle's Blog
Queen Latifah – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 1 February

Queen Latifah was given birth to on March 18, 1970, in Newark, New Jersey. Her debut album All Hail to

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Chaka Khan - The Best of Chaka Khan
Chaka Khan – Singer Of Funk – Part 2
Durwin Randle | 13 November

Read: Part 1 Success as a Solo Artist While she recorded with Rufus until the early 1980s, Chaka made an

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Chaka Chan - Singer of Soul Funk
Chaka Khan – Singer Of Soul Funk – Part 1
Durwin Randle | 6 November

Read: Part 2 The singer Chaka Khan was born on March 23, 1953, in Great Lakes, Illinois. She achieved great

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Eubie Blake - Ragtime Pianist and Composer
Eubie Blake – Ragtime Pianist and Composer
Durwin Randle | 1 November

Eubie Blake was born in Maryland on February 7, 1883. He became ragtime pianist and composer for American musicals. Eubie

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Eugene Allen - Black History Month
Eugene Allen – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 11 February

Born on July 14, 1919, in Scottsville, Virginia, Eugene Allen was in fact a African-American butler who served under eight

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Gordon Parks - Black History Month
Gordon Parks – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 10 February

Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was given birth to on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott, Kansas. His father, Jackson

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Mary J. Blige In The Studio
Mary J. Blige – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 5 February

Mary J. Blige was given birth to on January 11, 1971. At the age of 17-year, Blige was singing karaoke,

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Carter G. Woodson - Black History Month
Carter G Woodson – Black History Month
Durwin Randle | 2 February

Carter Godwin Woodson was born December 19, 1875 in New Canton, Virginia to Anna Eliza and James Woodson. The first

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Martin Luther King Jr. 1965
Martin Luther King Jr.
Durwin Randle | 21 January

In 1960 King and his family moved to Atlanta, his native city, where he joined his father as co-pastor of the Ebenezer Baptist Church. But this didn’t stop King.

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