This week in black history

April 1996
Jet;4/15/96, Vol. 89 Issue 22, p19
Lists events in April that are relevant to the history of African Americans. Hiring of Emmett Ashford as the first black umpire of the American League on April 12, 1966; Birth of Asa Philip Randolph on April 15, 1889; Diahann Carroll's starring on a romantic lead of a White Broadway play in April 15, 1962.


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