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Black History On This Day April 18th

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Trinidadian Calypsonian Lord Kitchener born (1922 - 2000)

Lord KitchenerLord Kitchener, singer and composer of Calypso...

First Black to coach an NBA professional basketball team (1966)

First Black NBA coachBill Russell named coach of the Boston Celtics...

Author Alex Haley awarded the Pulizter Prize (1977)

Alex Haley Pulizter PrizePultizer Prize awarded to author Alex Haley for...

Bob Marley performs at Independence Ceremony in Zimbabwe (1980)

Bob Marley ZimbabweJamaican Reggae superstar was invited to perform...

Pulitzer Prize awarded to Alice Walker (1983)

Alice Walker Pulitzer PrizeAfrican American author Alice Walker is awarded...

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