This week in black history

March 1997
Jet;03/31/97, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p22
Mentions events that occurred on March 31 in relation to black history. The birth of Jack Johnson, the first black boxer to be heavyweight champion, on March 31, 1878; The awarding of the Pulitizer Prize for Fiction to Toni Morrison on March 31, 1988 for her novel `Beloved.'


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