On This Day In Black History: February 6
February 6, 2017No Comments
1945; Bob Marley, Jamacian reggae star is born.
1993; Tennis player Arthur Ashe dies. Ashe was the first African American to win at Wimbledon.
1972; Robert Lewis Douglas founder and coach of the Rens, is inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
1870; On this day, Jonathan Jasper Wright was elected to the South Carolina Supreme Court.
1867; The Peabody Fund for Black education in the South established.