Today In America's Stories

The life of Zumbi in 1655 is celebrated on this date. He was an Afro Brazilian abolitionist and soldier.

...

The birth of Edmund Dédé in 1829 is celebrated on this date. He was an African American violinist and composer....

On this date in 1866, Howard University, one of over 100 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)’s in...