On The Day In Black History: February 12th
February 12, 2016No Comments
- 1909; Founded in 1909 in New York City by a group of black and white citizens committed to social justice, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is the nation’s largest and strongest civil rights organization
- 1962; Bus boycott started in Macon, Georgia
- 1956; The first black late-night talk show host in history, Arsenio hall was born
- 1948; First Lt. Nancy C. Leftenant became the first Black accepted in the regular army nursing corps.