April 2004
New York Amsterdam News;4/22/2004, Vol. 95 Issue 17, p3
The article presents historical accounts as of April 22, 1526 to April 28, 1971. The first slave revolt occurred in South Carolina on April 22, 1526. The fist lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald was born on April 25, 1918. The first African American representative to chair a committee in the U.S. Congress, William Levi Dawson was born on April 26, 1883. George B. Vashon became the first African American to the New York State Bar on April 28, 1971.


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