July 24, 2014

Pharrell Williams “Come Get It Bae”

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Today In History
‘Dr. Kenneth Bancroft Clark, psychologist, was born in the Panama Canal Zone on this date July 24, 1914. Dr. Clark’s research, showing the psychological effects of prejudice on Blacks, was cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision.’
(photo: Dr. Kenneth Bancroft Clark)
- CARTER Magazine
July 24, 2014

Today In History

‘Dr. Kenneth Bancroft Clark, psychologist, was born in the Panama Canal Zone on this date July 24, 1914. Dr. Clark’s research, showing the psychological effects of prejudice on Blacks, was cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision.’

(photo: Dr. Kenneth Bancroft Clark)

- CARTER Magazine

Today In History
‘Baseball great Jackie Robinson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on this date July 23, 1962. He is the first baseball player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier that segregated the sport for more than 50 years. Jackie Robinson’s life and legacy will be remembered as one of the most important in American history.’
(photo: Jackie Robinson)
- CARTER Magazine
July 23, 2014

Today In History

Baseball great Jackie Robinson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on this date July 23, 1962. He is the first baseball player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier that segregated the sport for more than 50 years. Jackie Robinson’s life and legacy will be remembered as one of the most important in American history.’

(photo: Jackie Robinson)

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Today In History
Danny Glover is an actor who was born on this date July 22, 1946 in San Francisco, California. Glover made his film debut in Places in the Heart (1984), but gained his first major success in Alice Walker’s The Color Purple, directed by Steven Spielberg. A versatile actor, Danny Glover has played villains and heroes in all types of films, notably in Lethal Weapon (1987) and its sequels (1989, 1992, 1998). In March 1998 he was appointed a United Nations goodwill ambassador. - via bio.com
(photo: Danny Glover)
- CARTER Magazine
July 22, 2014

Today In History

Danny Glover is an actor who was born on this date July 22, 1946 in San Francisco, California. Glover made his film debut in Places in the Heart (1984), but gained his first major success in Alice Walker’s The Color Purple, directed by Steven Spielberg. A versatile actor, Danny Glover has played villains and heroes in all types of films, notably in Lethal Weapon (1987) and its sequels (1989, 1992, 1998). In March 1998 he was appointed a United Nations goodwill ambassador. - via bio.com

(photo: Danny Glover)

- CARTER Magazine

J Dilla’s MPC Is Headed To The Smithsonian
At the 9th Annual “DC Loves DIlla” event, J Dilla’s mother “Ma Dukes” revealed that her son’s MPC sampler and custom Moog will be heading to The Smithsonian to be apart of the Museum Of African American History and Culture.
- CARTER Magazine
July 21, 2014

J Dilla’s MPC Is Headed To The Smithsonian

At the 9th Annual “DC Loves DIlla” event, J Dilla’s mother “Ma Dukes” revealed that her son’s MPC sampler and custom Moog will be heading to The Smithsonian to be apart of the Museum Of African American History and Culture.

- CARTER Magazine

Today In History
'Stormy Weather, one of the most successful musicals, opened in New York City on this date July 21, 1943. It featured Lena Horne, “Cab” Calloway, Katherine Dunham, “Fats” Waller, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, and the Nicholas Brothers.'
(photo: Stormy Weather Poster)
- CARTER Magazine
July 21, 2014

Today In History

'Stormy Weather, one of the most successful musicals, opened in New York City on this date July 21, 1943. It featured Lena Horne, “Cab” Calloway, Katherine Dunham, “Fats” Waller, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, and the Nicholas Brothers.'

(photo: Stormy Weather Poster)

- CARTER Magazine

July 20, 2014

Rainy Milo “Don’t Regret Me”

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Today In History We Honor Whoopi Goldberg
'Whoopi Goldberg is a comedian, actress, producer, political activist, author and talk show host. She is currently the only African American to win a EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony). Whoopi has long been one of the most recognizable and best-loved figures in American popular culture.
(photo: Whoopi Goldberg)
- CARTER Magazine
July 20, 2014

Today In History We Honor Whoopi Goldberg

'Whoopi Goldberg is a comedian, actress, producer, political activist, author and talk show host. She is currently the only African American to win a EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony). Whoopi has long been one of the most recognizable and best-loved figures in American popular culture.

(photo: Whoopi Goldberg)

- CARTER Magazine

July 19, 2014

BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® Artisan Series: Lobyn Hamilton

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Today In History We Honor Harry Belafonte
‘Harry Belafonte, singer, songwriter, actor and social activist. In the 1960s Harry Belafonte along with a group of people brought over 80 plus students from KENYA to the U.S., to get a college education. Out of the 80 plus students, one was Barack Obama Sr. If it wasn’t for Harry Belafonte, we would not have the first African American President of the United States.
(photo: Harry Belafonte)
- CARTER™ Magazine
July 19, 2014

Today In History We Honor Harry Belafonte

‘Harry Belafonte, singer, songwriter, actor and social activist. In the 1960s Harry Belafonte along with a group of people brought over 80 plus students from KENYA to the U.S., to get a college education. Out of the 80 plus students, one was Barack Obama Sr. If it wasn’t for Harry Belafonte, we would not have the first African American President of the United States.

(photo: Harry Belafonte)

- CARTER™ Magazine