TITLE

THIS WEEK IN BLACK HISTORY

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Jet;2/12/2007, Vol. 111 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on notable achievements in African American history for the week of February 9. Baseball pitcher, Leroy "Satchel" Paige, was the first Negro League player inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on February 9, 1971. Political leader and attorney, Ronald H. Brown, became the first Black in U.S. history to be elected the Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairman on February 10, 1989.
ACCESSION #
23921315

 

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