The Registry

Mon, 07.02.1906 story

Richard B. Nugent, Writer born

On this date, Richard Bruce Nugent was born in 1906. He was an African American writer.

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Sat, 07.07.1906 story

Helen Johnson, Poet born

Helen (Helene) Johnson was born on this date in 1906. She was an African American poet during the Harlem Renaissance.

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Tue, 10.11.1988 story

The Black LGBT Community in America, a story

*On this date in 1988, the Black LGBT community in America is affirmed.  Black LGBT people are both parts of African America overall and the LGBT culture overall.   This date was chosen because its National Coming Out Day.  LGBT (also seen as LGBTQ) stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer. The overall American LGBT community received societal recognition after […]

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