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Black History Facts - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans to United States history. Did you know that Madam CJ Walker was America's first self-made  ...

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

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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 ...

Black History Month 2016 - Facts

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

Black History Month Timeline and Facts & Figures | DiversityInc

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Feb 22, 2016 ... DiversityInc provides a downloadable list of the important dates and relevant demographics surrounding Black History Month.

Black History Month / Facts 1-26: Inventions and Discoveries

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Fact #1. Elijah McCoy (1843 - 1929) invented an automatic lubricator for oiling steam engines in 1872. The term "the real McCoy" is believed to be a reference ...

Black History Month Activities, History, Timeline, Ideas, Events, Facts ...

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Learn about the history of Black History Month, read biographies of famous African Americans, try our quizzes and crosswords, find stats and facts about African ...

Little Known Black History Facts | Black America Web

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Little Known Black History Fact: The Freedom Bell. Over the weekend, the National Museum of African American History and Culture opened its doors to the  ...

Black Facts for Today - September 30th

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Black Facts Online - The Black Wikipedia - serving millions of Black Facts since 1997. ... Teach Black History. ×. Any Month. Any Month; January; February ...

6 facts about black Americans for Black History Month | Pew ...

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Feb 23, 2015 ... Since 1976, Black History Month has been celebrated every February to commemorate the accomplishments of black Americans throughout ...

9 Interesting Little-Known Facts About Black History Month - Atlanta ...

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Feb 4, 2014 ... Woodson, known as the “Father of Black History” started Negro History week in 1926, which later became Black History Month.

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10 Little Known Black History Facts | PBS

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In an effort to honor this expansive and growing history, Black History Month was established by way of a weekly celebration in February known as “Negro ...

Little Known Facts About Black History - Biography.com

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Feb 3, 2012 ... February is Black History month, which means that every year we remember the African-Americans who have made history—and made ...

History of Black History & African American Timeline - Fact Monster

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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.