today in black history

April 18, 2019

Hampton University (Institute) was founded on this date in 1868 in Virginia to educate newly emancipated Blacks.

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POSTED: March 29, 2012, 12:00 am

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the historic 1972 Gary, Indiana national Black political convention that set the stage for the presidential campaigns of Shirley Chisholm, Rev. Jesse Jackson and the eventual election of Barack Obama to the presidency.





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