The Registry

Thu, 06.28.1928 story

Alyce Gullattee, Activist born

*Alyce Gullattee was born on this date in 1928.  She was a Black psychologist, educator and activist.  Born and raised in Detroit, her family had moved from Georgia during the Great Migration. Neither of her parents made it to high school, and her father worked at a Chrysler plant as a stoker in the furnaces. […]

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Sun, 05.30.1943 story

Patrick Ellis, Gospel Disc Jockey born

*Patrick Ellis was born on this date in 1943.  He was a Black radio show host and production director.   Patrick Connery Ellis was born at Freedman’s Hospital in Washington, D.C.  His mother, Ida Delaney Ellis, was a teacher and his father, Roy Alexander Ellis, was a government labor relations specialist. He had one brother, Roy M. Ellis. After attending public schools, Ellis […]

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