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National African American History Month, originated as Negro History Week in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson, is observed each February as a time to recognize the contributions of African Americans to the culture at large... More »

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  ...

10 Little Known Black History Facts | PBS

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In Black history, those events often include courageous stories like those of The ... In an effort to honor this expansive and growing history, Black History Month ...

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 ...

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.

Black History Month 2017 - 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Black History Month Timeline and Facts & Figures | DiversityInc

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Feb 22, 2016 ... Black History Month is a time to commemorate achievement. DiversityInc provides a list of the important dates and relevant demographics you ...

Black History Month / Facts 51-75 - Oxford School District

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Fact #38. Black History Month originated in 1926 by Carter Godwin Woodson as ... The month of February was chosen in honor of Frederick Douglass and ...