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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.

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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 ...

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Little Known Black History Fact: Georgia Davis Powers. Georgia Davis Powers was the first woman and African-American elected to the Kentucky State Senate ...

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

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Black History Month 2016: 15 Interesting Facts About Famous ...


Jan 31, 2016 ... Are you ready to learn? Black History Month begins in the U.S. Monday, and the observance, celebrating African-Americans' achievements and ...

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Feb 1, 2015 ... Did you know that Black History Month takes place in February because it was set between the birthdays of Frederick Douglass and Abraham ...

Black History Month 2016 - Facts


Facts. February 1 - The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery, was adopted by the 38th Congress. Ratification was completed ...

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