Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Closing of Great Black History Moments

Thats the end of the Great Black History Moments I hope you enjoyed it and Learn Something just don’t Celebrate Black History in February Celebrate it every day. Much Love and Many Blessings Robin

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Great Black History Moments

Nancy Green a former Slave, was employed in 1893 to promote the Aunt Jemima brand by demonstrating the pancake mix at expostitons and fairs. She was a popular attraction because of her friendly personality, great Story-telling and Warmth. Green Signed … Continue reading

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Before he wrote the acclaimed novel Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison Served as a Cook in the Merchant Marines during World War ll. This is from http://www.biography.com Much Love and Many Blessings Robin

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Musician Bo Diddly reportedly got his name from the diddley bow an African instrument with one string. This is from http://www.biography.com Much Love and Many Blessings Robin

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Tice Davids, a runway slave from kentucky, was the inspiration for the first usage of the term Underground Railroad. Davids’ owner assumed the slave had drowned When he attempted his swim across the ohio River. He told the local paper … Continue reading

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Politician and educator Shirley Chishlom survived three assassintion attempts during her Campaign for the 1972 U.S. presidential election. This is from http://www.biography.com Much Love and Many Blessings Robin

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Chester Arthur ”Howlin Wolf” Burnett was one of the most important blues singers, songwriters and musicians, influencing popular rock groups like The Beatles. Unlike many blues artists, Howlin’ Wolf maintained financial success throughout his life, held a stable marriage, and … Continue reading

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