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Daily Black History Facts for April 30th
1865: Freedmen’s Bureau (also called The Bureau of Refugees,
Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands) was established. It was a U.S. federal…
1992: The Los Angeles Riots erupted in Los Angeles and other
cities after the not-guilty verdict from the Rodney King Trial where
3 whites & 1 Latino cop were acquitted in King’s brutal beating that
was captured on camera.
1845: Macon B. Allen and Robert Morris Jr, first Black-Americans
to practice law & attain a license, open practice.
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1886: Gertrude Pridgett “Ma” Rainey was born in Columbus,
GA. She was one of the earliest known American professional
blues singers and one of the first generation of such singers
to record. She was billed as The Mother of the Blues.
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1941: Fair Employment Practices Comm.
1999: Roger Troutman of the Funk group Zapp
2002: Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes of TLC dies from car
accident in Honduras.
2014: Clippers’ owner, Donald Sterling was exposed
via conversation with mistress, V. Stiviano recorded
on September 2013, He address his disdain…
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April 23 Daily Black History Facts...
1998: After accidentally rolling
backwards during traffic stop, 3
Blacks & a Latino were shot on
a Jersey Turnpike by troopers.…
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Daily Black History Facts for April 22nd
1970: Yale students protested in
support of the Black Panther Party…
Daily Black History Facts Today for April 19th
1775: Black & white minutemen
fought at Lexington & Concord which…
Daily Black History Facts for April 18th
1818: Blacks & Indians were defeated at the Battle of Sewanee.…
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Daily Black History Facts for April 17
1758: Francis Williams, a Jamaican poet,
publishes a Latin poem. He is first recorded…
Daily Black History Facts for April 16th
1869: Ebenezer D. Bassett (1833–1908) minister to Haiti, the “Black…
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Daily Black History Facts on April 14th
1775: The first Anti-Slavery Society was organized in…
Daily Black History Facts from the Chronicle for April 13th
1946: Singer, Albert Greene was born.
Also known as Al Green or Reverend Al…