February 1
February 1

1865: President Lincoln Signs 13th Amendment

February 4
February 4

1913: Rosa Parks is Born in Alabama

January 31st, 4:38 pm
February 5
February 5

1958: Clifton Wharton Sr. Named Minister to Romania

February 1st, 2:49 pm
February 6
February 6

1820: "Mayflower of Liberia" Sets Sail from N.Y.C.

February 1st, 3:10 pm
February 7
February 7

1862: Freedman's Aid Society Established in Boston

February 1st, 4:53 pm
February 8
February 8

1968: 3 Students Die in "Orangeburg Massacre"

February 7th, 11:51 am
February 6
February 6

1820: "Mayflower of Liberia" Sets Sail from N.Y.C.

February 1st, 3:10 pm
February 7
February 7

1862: Freedman's Aid Society Established in Boston

February 1st, 4:53 pm
February 8
February 8

1968: 3 Students Die in "Orangeburg Massacre"

February 7th, 11:51 am
February 9
February 9

1971: Satchel Paige Named to Baseball Hall of Fame

February 7th, 2:46 pm
February 10
February 10

1992: 'Roots' Author Alex Haley Dies at Age 70

February 8th, 2:40 pm
February 11
February 11

1990: Nelson Mandela Released from Prison

February 12th, 9:11 am
February 12
February 12

1909: NAACP is Established in New York City

February 8th, 3:20 pm
February 13
February 13

1970: New York Stock Exchange Admits First Black Member

February 8th, 3:46 pm
February 14
February 14

1867: Morehouse College Established in Georgia

February 13th, 10:36 am
February 15
February 15

1848: Boston Public Schools Bar Sarah Roberts

February 13th, 10:50 am
February 16
February 16

1904: Birthday of James Baskett, Disney's First Live Actor

February 13th, 11:19 am
February 17
February 17

1973: First U.S. Navy Ship Named for an African-American

February 15th, 4:44 pm
February 18
February 18

1688: First Protest Against Slavery in Colonial America

February 16th, 9:28 am
February 19
February 19

1942: Tuskegee Airmen Take to the Skies

February 16th, 1:57 pm
February 20
February 20

1895: Anti-Slavery Crusader Frederick Douglass Dies

February 16th, 1:55 pm

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February 21
February 21

1965: Malcolm X Assassinated in New York City

February 21st, 7:54 am
February 22
February 22

1988: First Grammy Awarded in Rap Category

February 21st, 1:49 pm
February 23
February 23

1868: W.E.B DuBois Born in Massachusetts

February 21st, 2:28 pm
February 24
February 24

1864: Rebecca Lee Crumpler Becomes a Physician

February 21st, 2:50 pm
February 25
February 25

1870: Hiram Revels Becomes First Black U.S. Senator

February 23rd, 12:33 pm
February 26
February 26

1870: Political Deal Brings End to Reconstruction

February 23rd, 1:05 pm
February 27
February 27

1988: Debi Thomas Medals at Winter Olympics

February 23rd, 1:31 pm
February 28
February 28

1942: Detroit Rebellion an Omen of Deadly Riots

February 27th, 3:07 pm

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