The word Negro is discussed on this dates Registry. This brief article and its references is written to add to the history of this word....
Historic Events by Name
On this date in 1733, one of the first successful African slave rebellions took place.
Enslaved Africans on the island of St. John (today...
*This dates Registry from 1758, briefly writes about the history of the Black Church in America. This institution which was the first source of...
On this date in 1796, the first school for Blacks in America opened.
The African Free School was begun in New York City by the...
On this date in 1898, Sippie Wallace was born in Plum Bayou, Arkansas. She was an African American Blues singer.
Born Beulah Belle Thomas...
On this date in 1901, Grambling State University was founded. It is one of over 100 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in...
On this date in 1945, the first issue of EBONY magazine was published in Chicago.
John H. Johnson started the company with a $500 loan on...