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Today In History
Frederick Augustus Douglass was named minister to Haiti on this date July 1, 1889. He was the first Black to hold this position.
(photo: Frederick Douglass)
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'Lena Horne, singer, actress, and dancer whose talent has earned her much admiration and fame, was born in Brooklyn, NY, on this date June 30 1917.'
(photo: Lena Horne)
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'James Van Der Zee, photographer, famous for his works in the “Harlem Renaissance,” was born in Lennox, MA, on this date June 29, 1886.'
(photo: James Van Der Zee)
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"It is my fondest wish, that the gift of song that God has given me, will flow from my soul to yours and help ease any burden that might weigh upon you." - Bobby Womack
'Joe Louis won the World Heavyweight Boxing Champion by knocking out “Jersey” Jo Walcott on this date June 28, 1948. This bout, held in Yankee Stadium, was his historic 25th title defense.'
(photo: Joe Louis)
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