And the Nominees Are...
People's Champ Award
Thanking Solange for 'A Seat at the Table'
2Pac: That One Time He United All The Thugs
DJ Khaled Went Back in Time and Assembled the Rap Group of Your Dreams
16 Eggplants That Broke the Internet
Look: TV Salaries Leaked and Black Actors Are Being Screwed
How EJ Johnson Plans to Create His Own Legacy
It List: Your Guide to What's Hot for October
Quotes to Scam By
Down In The DMs: Sevyn Streeter Wants You To Stop Sending D**k Pics
Look: Donald Trump’s Ridiculously Condescending Comment to A Black Voter at the Second Debate
Update: KeyBank Apologized to Architect Trisha Cole After Humiliating Encounter
Keeping It 1,000: Why Dwyane Wade Thinks LeBron James Can't Surpass Michael Jordan's Legacy
Soul Train Awards
Real Husbands of Hollywood
Soul Train Weekend 2016
SOUL TRAIN AWARDS
REAL HUSBANDS OF HOLLYWOOD
SOUL TRAIN WEEKEND
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Arthur Wergs Mitchell, the first Black Democrat elected to Congress, died in Petersburg, Virginia, on May 9, 1963.
Congressman Arthur Mitchell (D-Illinois) successfully argues to the U.S. Supreme Court that African-Americans were entitled to interstate railroad accommodations equal to white passengers.
Former congressman Oscar De Priest died of complications from a bus accident on May 12, 1951.
The ashes of late writer Alain Locke will be buried in a permanent location at Capitol Hill's Congressional Cemetery on Saturday, Sept. 13.