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Black History Month is an annual observance originating in the United States, where it is also known as African-American History Month. It has received official  ...

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Jan 14, 2010 ... Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of blacks in U.S. ...

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Jun 7, 2019 ... Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans to U.S. history. Learn about famous firsts in African American history and ...

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February is African American History Month. Paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in ...

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The story of Black History Month begins in Chicago during the summer of 1915. An alumnus of the University of Chicago with many friends in the city, Carter G.

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Jan 29, 2016 ... This Is How February Became Black History Month ... for what would become today's national Black History Month, observed each February.

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Americans have recognized black history annually since 1926, first as "Negro History Week" and later as "Black History Month." What you might not know is that  ...

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Feb 1, 2019 ... February marks Black History Month, a federally recognized, nationwide celebration that calls on all Americans to reflect on the significant roles ...

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The origins of Black History Month lay in early 20th-century historian Carter G. Woodson's desire to spotlight the accomplishments of African Americans.