Charles Henry "Chuck" Cooper (September 29, 1926 – February 5, 1984) was an
American professional basketball player. He and two others, Nat "Sweetwater"
Clifton and Earl Ll...
These six men are the African- American legacy of professional basketball. It was
these gentlemen ... Harry Lew – First Black Player in Professional Basketball.
On this day in History, Earl Lloyd becomes first black player in the NBA on Oct ...
man in the front row asked: “Do you think this nigger can play any basketball?
Feb 27, 2015 ... Hall of famer played nine seasons, coached two more after breaking ... star who
was the first African-American to play in the National Basketball ...
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Feb 27, 2015 ... Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. ... Earl F. Lloyd's
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Mar 16, 2015 ... The basketball player Earl Lloyd was the first African-American in the NBA with
the old Washington Capitols in 1950. He later became the ...
Oct 31, 2013 ... Sixty-three years ago today, though, on Halloween in 1950, Lloyd became the
first African-American to suit up in the National Basketball ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... Earl Lloyd, who became the first black player to appear in an N.B.A. game ... He
was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, ...
Feb 5, 2015 ... Until 43 years ago today, there were no black players in the Basketball Hall of
On this date in 1926, Chuck Cooper was born. He was an African American
basketball player and later a city official. He was born in Pittsburgh, the son of