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Fri, 11.17.1911

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity is Founded

On this date in 1911, Omega Psi Phi fraternity was incorporated by three   Black undergraduate students at Howard University.  With the assistance of their faculty adviser Ernest E. Just.  The three liberal arts students were Edgar A. Love, Oscar J. Cooper and Frank Coleman. .

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity has over 100,000 members and 659 chapters currently.

Reference:

OPPF.org

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