About Black History Month
Every February in the United States, Black History Month is celebrated. The month-long holiday focuses on celebrating the achievements of Black Americans and the vitality of Black culture. Black History Month is a community-wide celebration, observed in...
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
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 ...
Facts. February 1 - The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which
abolished slavery, was adopted by the 38th Congress. Ratification was
For years, African Americans have jokingly questioned the fact
that Black History Month
takes place in the shortest month
of the year. Woodson died in 1950, but Negro History
Week celebrations showed no signs of slowing down. African-American churches celebrate the mo
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Black History Month is observed every February in the United States. Learn about
famous firsts by black Americans, read about the history of black history, and ...
Feb 1, 2015 ... Black History Month 2015 begins today, February 1. Learn about the origins of
the month that celebrates African-American contributions to ...
Black History Month is a time to commemorate achievement. DiversityInc
provides a downloadable list of the important dates and relevant demographics
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February. The NAACP provides this educational service free of charge, though ...