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Benjamin Banneker
Benjamin BannekerFriday Nov 9, 1731 to Sunday Oct 19, 1806

Benjamin Banneker (November 9, 1731 – October 19, 1806) was a free African-American almanac author, ...

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Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth1797 to Monday Nov 26, 1883

Sojourner Truth (1797 – November 26, 1883) was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights a...

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Frederick Douglass
Frederick DouglassThursday Feb 13, 1817 to Wednesday Feb 20, 1895

Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey; c. February 1817 – February 20, 1895)...

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W. E. B. Du Bois
W. E. B. Du BoisSunday Feb 23, 1868 to Tuesday Aug 27, 1963

William Edward Burghardt Du Bois (February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963) was an American sociologist, ...

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Carter G. Woodson
Carter G. WoodsonSunday Dec 19, 1875 to Monday Apr 3, 1950

Carter Godwin Woodson was an American historian, author, journalist, and the founder of the Associat...

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Marcus Garvey
Marcus GarveyWednesday Aug 17, 1887 to Monday Jun 10, 1940

H.E. The Right Honourable Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940) was a Jamaican po...

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Rosa Parks
Rosa ParksTuesday Feb 4, 1913 to Monday Oct 24, 2005

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an American activist in the civil rights movement best known for her ...

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Nelson Mandela
Nelson MandelaThursday Jul 18, 1918 to Thursday Dec 5, 2013

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and ph...

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Red Summer
Red SummerApr, 1919 to Dec, 1919

Red Summer is the period from late winter through early autumn of 1919 during which white supremacis...

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Malcolm X
Malcolm XTuesday May 19, 1925 to Sunday Feb 21, 1965

Malcolm X (1925–1965) was an American Muslim minister and human rights activist who was a popular fi...

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Martin Luther King
Martin Luther KingMonday Nov 5, 1928 to Thursday Apr 4, 1968

Was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in...

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Ruby Bridges
Ruby BridgesWednesday Sep 8, 1954 to Present

Ruby Nell Bridges Hall (born September 8, 1954) is an American civil rights activist. She was the fi...

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Barack Obama
Barack ObamaFriday Aug 4, 1961 to Present

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American attorney and politician who served as t...

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Black History Month
Black History MonthFeb, 1969 to Present

Black History Month is an annual observance originating in the United States, where it is also known...

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