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This date marks the birth of Lewis Temple, a Black inventor, in 1800.

He was the creator of a whaling...

The birth of the Reverend James William Charles Pennington in 1807 is celebrated on this date. He was a Black...

This date marks the birth of James A. Bland in 1854. He was a Black entertainer and composer, born in Flushing, New...