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Today in Black History: Cigarette-rolling device

In 1897, J.A. Sweeting patents cigarette-rolling device. Today’s Birthday Gordon Parks Filmaker/Photo Journalist, Gordon Parks, born in Fort Scott, Kansas. He is best remembered as the director of the films, “The Learning Tree” and the 1971 movie, “Shaft”.  Click Here to purchase your copy of “Bare Witness: Photographs by Gordon Parks” by Maren Stange

 
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Today in Black History: Celebrating two Birthdays!

Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall born in 1908  Click Here to purchase your copy of “Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary” by Juan Williams Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Politician and civil rights activist Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., born in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1944 Powell was elected as a Democrat to the House of Representatives, representing the 22nd

 
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Today in Black History: Berry Gordy

Berry Gordy The founder of Motown Records Berry Gordy, Jr. born in Detroit, Michigan. Among his first artists were Jackie Wilson and Smoky Robinson. During his career he signed such artists as The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Gladys Knight and The Pips, The Commodores, Stevie Wonder and The Jackson 5.  Click

 
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