Today In History
'Henry Ossawa Tanner, world-renowned artist, was commemorated on a U.S. postage stamp on this date September 10, 1973.'
(photo: Henry Ossawa Tanner)
- CARTER Magazine
September 10, 2014

Today In History

'Henry Ossawa Tanner, world-renowned artist, was commemorated on a U.S. postage stamp on this date September 10, 1973.'

(photo: Henry Ossawa Tanner)

- CARTER Magazine

September 9, 2014

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Today In History
‘Carter Godwin Woodson, the “Father of Black History,” founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History at a major meeting in Chicago, IL, on this date September 9, 1915.’
(photo: Carter Godwin Woodson)
- CARTER Magazine
September 9, 2014

Today In History

Carter Godwin Woodson, the “Father of Black History,” founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History at a major meeting in Chicago, IL, on this date September 9, 1915.’

(photo: Carter Godwin Woodson)

- CARTER Magazine

September 6, 2014

Today In History We Honor James Brown

It’s Man’s Man’s Man’s World | Video | By Xavier Fauthoux

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Today In History We Honor Richard Pryor
'Richard Pryor has earned the status of Legend as a masterful storyteller, a multi-talented entertainer, a comic of acerbic wit, and a survivor with no self-pity.' via richardpryor.com
(photo: Richard Pryor)
- CARTER Magazine
September 5, 2014

Today In History We Honor Richard Pryor

'Richard Pryor has earned the status of Legend as a masterful storyteller, a multi-talented entertainer, a comic of acerbic wit, and a survivor with no self-pity.' via richardpryor.com

(photo: Richard Pryor)

- CARTER Magazine

September 5, 2014

Russell Simmons x Rick Rubin | The Birth of Def Jam ‘Part 1’

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Today In History
'Richard Wright, author of Native Son and Black Boy, was born in Roxie, MS, on this date September 4, 1908.'
(photo: Richard Wright)
- CARTER Magazine
September 4, 2014

Today In History

'Richard Wright, author of Native Son and Black Boy, was born in Roxie, MS, on this date September 4, 1908.'

(photo: Richard Wright)

- CARTER Magazine

Today In History
'Bessie Coleman, the first licensed Black aviator, made her first U.S. flight on this September 3, 1922. Due to racism in America, Coleman trained and was licensed in France.'
(photo: Bessie Coleman)
- CARTER Magazine
September 3, 2014

Today In History

'Bessie Coleman, the first licensed Black aviator, made her first U.S. flight on this September 3, 1922. Due to racism in America, Coleman trained and was licensed in France.'

(photo: Bessie Coleman)

- CARTER Magazine

September 3, 2014

Nas: ‘Time is Illmatic’ | Trailer

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Today In History We Honor Eartha Kitt
'Eartha Mae Kitt was an international star who gave new meaning to the word versatile. She distinguished herself in film, theater, cabaret, music and on television. Miss Kitt was one of only a handful of performers to be nominated for a Tony (three times), the Grammy (twice), and Emmy Award (twice).' via earthakitt.com
(photo: Eartha Kitt)
- CARTER Magazine
September 2, 2014

Today In History We Honor Eartha Kitt

'Eartha Mae Kitt was an international star who gave new meaning to the word versatile. She distinguished herself in film, theater, cabaret, music and on television. Miss Kitt was one of only a handful of performers to be nominated for a Tony (three times), the Grammy (twice), and Emmy Award (twice).' via earthakitt.com

(photo: Eartha Kitt)

- CARTER Magazine