Today In History
‘Alex Haley receives a special Pulitzer Prize for Roots on this date April 18, 1977.’
(photo: Alex Haley)
- CARTER Magazine
April 19, 2014

Today In History

Alex Haley receives a special Pulitzer Prize for Roots on this date April 18, 1977.’

(photo: Alex Haley)

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April 18, 2014

Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams & Hans Zimmer: “It’s On Again”

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Today In History
‘Alice Walker, poet and activist, received the “Pulitzer Prize” in fiction for The Color Purple on this date April 17, 1983.’
(photo: Alice Walker)
- CARTER Magazine
April 18, 2014

Today In History

‘Alice Walker, poet and activist, received the “Pulitzer Prize” in fiction for The Color Purple on this date April 17, 1983.’

(photo: Alice Walker)

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Today In History
‘Playwright August Wilson won his second Pulitzer Prize for drama with the play “The Piano Lesson.’
(photo: August Wilson)
- CARTER Magazine
April 17, 2014

Today In History

Playwright August Wilson won his second Pulitzer Prize for drama with the play “The Piano Lesson.’

(photo: August Wilson)

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Today In History
‘Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr. in New York City on this date in 1947. Jabbar was a star player for UCLA and became the NBA’s lifetime leading scorer. He also led the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA titles.’
(Kareem Abdul-Jabbar)
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April 16, 2014

Today In History

‘Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr. in New York City on this date in 1947. Jabbar was a star player for UCLA and became the NBA’s lifetime leading scorer. He also led the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA titles.’

(Kareem Abdul-Jabbar)

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Jackie Robinson Day: April 15
Jackie Robinson’s legacy was memorialized on April 15, 2011, by fans, players and Major League Baseball, marking the 64th anniversary of the Hall of Famer breaking baseball’s color barrier. For the third consecutive year, all uniformed personnel at 15 different ballparks were asked to wear Jackie’s retired No. 42.
- CARTER Magazine
April 15, 2014

Jackie Robinson Day: April 15

Jackie Robinson’s legacy was memorialized on April 15, 2011, by fans, players and Major League Baseball, marking the 64th anniversary of the Hall of Famer breaking baseball’s color barrier. For the third consecutive year, all uniformed personnel at 15 different ballparks were asked to wear Jackie’s retired No. 42.

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April 15, 2014 micblaque.com

Spotlight: Mic Blaque “Inspiration” Produced by EL-S Beats

"One of my short term goals as an artist on this road to success is to be featured in @cartermagazine

I just want to shout them out for their support it definitely means a lot.” - Mic Blaque @micblaque

BLESS KING

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Today In History
‘Asa Philip Randolph, labor leader, activist, and organizer of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, was born in Crescent City, FL, on this date in 1889.’
(photo: Asa Philip Randolph)
- CARTER Magazine
April 15, 2014

Today In History

‘Asa Philip Randolph, labor leader, activist, and organizer of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, was born in Crescent City, FL, on this date in 1889.’

(photo: Asa Philip Randolph)

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April 14, 2014

Nas: ‘Coachella 2014 Illmatic’ Performance

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Today In History We Honor: William Henry Hastie
‘William Henry Hastie was the first black federal judge and the first black governor of the Virgin Islands. He also served as dean of Howard University Law School, civilian aide to the Secretary of War, and as a member of President Franklin Roosevelt’s “Black Cabinet.” He received the Spingarn Medal in 1943.’
(photo: William Henry Hastie)
- CARTER Magazine
April 14, 2014

Today In History We Honor: William Henry Hastie

‘William Henry Hastie was the first black federal judge and the first black governor of the Virgin Islands. He also served as dean of Howard University Law School, civilian aide to the Secretary of War, and as a member of President Franklin Roosevelt’s “Black Cabinet.” He received the Spingarn Medal in 1943.’

(photo: William Henry Hastie)

- CARTER Magazine