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African-American history - Wikipedia


African-American history is the branch of American history that specifically discusses the African-American or Black American ethnic groups in the United States.

Black History Facts - Black History - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Black History Facts, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

10 Little Known Black History Facts | PBS


What follows is a list of some of those “lesser known” moments and facts in Black history. Before there was Rosa Parks, there was Claudette Colvin. Most people ...

100 Amazing Facts Archives - The African Americans: Many Rivers ...


Andrew T. Hatcher, associate White House press secretary, the first black man to ... otherwise unheralded tales, I was honored to serve as a historical consultant ...

History of Black History & African American Timeline - Fact Monster


History of Black History & African American Timeline (Civil Rights, Famous People). Black History Month is observed every February in the United States.

Little Known Black History Facts | Black America Web


LIttle Known Black History Fact: Herb 'The Cool Gent' Kent. The Black radio family nationwide is mourning the loss of longtime Chicago DJ Herb 'The Cool Gent' ...

Little Known Facts About Black History - Biography.com


Feb 3, 2012 ... Discover little known achievements in Black History with Facts about African- American History from Biography, as we celebrate Black History ...

Black Facts for Today - October 25th


Offers a free, searchable database of events in black history.

18 Black History Facts You May Not Know - BuzzFeed


Feb 20, 2014 ... 18 Black History Facts You May Not Know. Maybe you just haven't had time to learn them. February is the shortest month, after all. posted on ...

29 Cool & Surprising Black History Facts for Every Day of the Month ...


Feb 3, 2012 ... Black History Month February is our 28-day time to shine and because 2012 is a leap year, we get a bonus day. Hot diz-am! I fully intend to ...

Timeline: African American
1492: A black navigator, Pedro Alonso NiƱo, travels with Christopher Columbus's first expedition to the New World.
1619: A Dutch ship brings 20 African indentured servants to the English colony of Jamestown, Virginia.
1739: One of the earliest slave revolts takes place in Stono, South Carolina. A score of whites and more than twice as many blacks slaves are killed as the armed slaves try to flee to Florida.