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This Week in Black History: June 16, 1822
Denmark Vesey's slave rebellion in South Carolina is thwarted....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 16, 1920
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C....


Misty Copeland Is American Ballet Theater's First Black Prima Ballerina
The dance icon achieves her dream after 14 years with the company....


Taraji P. Henson Makes History at the Critics' Choice Awards
The queen of Empire is the first Black actress to win for best lead in a drama series....


Smithsonian's Black History Museum on Track for 2016 Opening
Museum director hopes the building will be open before President Obama leaves office....


Mt. Zion AME Is the Seventh Black Church to Go Up In Flames
Officials say the cause of the fire is not yet known....


This Week in Black History: The First Black Woman to Receive an M.D.
Do you know Rebecca Crumpler?...


Will These Top Black Politicos Help Hillary Clinton Make History?
Former State secretary is forming a diverse campaign staff....


Obama Celebrates Black History Month, Ahead of Selma Visit
The President and First Lady paid tribute to civil rights legends and unsung American heroes during...


Philadelphia Eagles Calendar Features Riley Cooper During Black History Month
Team comes under fire for showcasing player who used the N-word in 2013....


This Day in Black History: Feb. 4, 2007
Tony Dungy, on Feb. 4, 2007, became the first African-American head coach to win the Super Bowl....


This Day in Black History: Feb. 26, 2012
Florida teenager Trayvon Martin was shot and killed on Feb. 26, 2012....


This Day in Black History: Dec. 10, 1950
Ralph Joseph Bunche becomes the first African-American to receive the Nobel Peace Prize....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 15, 1908
On Jan. 15, 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha, the first Greek-lettered African-American sorority, was founde...


This Day in Black History: Nov. 26, 1939
Singer/actress Tina Turner was born in Nutbush, Tennessee, on Nov. 26, 1939....


Misty Copeland Shares Hopes for Change
The ballerina wants to inspire young Black girls who wish to dance....


Kendrick Lamar: I Can't Stop Saying the N-Word
"I don’t know if I'm there mentally," he tells NME....


This Day in Black History: Nov. 5, 1994
George Foreman became the oldest heavyweight champion in the world....


This Day in Black History: Nov. 6, 1962
The U.N. condemns apartheid in South Africa....


This Day in Black History: Nov. 29, 1997
Eddie Robinson coached his last football game at Grambling State University....

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