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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, ...

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...

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)...

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, ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...