This week in black history

November 1996
Jet;11/11/96, Vol. 90 Issue 26, p30
Offers facts of note in Afro-American history for the week of November 11 in 1996. The election of L. Douglas Wilder of Virginia making him the first Afro-American governor in the United States; The birthday of singer Minnie Julia Riperton; The election of Edward W. Brooke, the first Afro-American to be elected Senator since the Reconstruction.


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