Today in Black History – March 19

Comments:  | Leave A Comment

*1872: T.J. Boyd patented the gear for detaching horses from carriages. *1939: Langston Hughes founded the New Negro Theater in Los Angeles. *1975: James B. Parsons became the first Black chief judge of a federal court. (In 1961 he became the first Black district court judge.) Copyright 2011 Chicago Defender

Tags:

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 292 other followers