This Day in Black History: 2/28/14

On this day in Black history... 1. 1990 - Computing's Nobel Prize Philip Emeagwali awarded the Gordon Bell Prize (computing's Nobel Prize) for solving one of the twenty most difficult problems in the computing field. 2. 1984 - Michael Jackson, entertainer wins 8 Grammys Musician and entertainer Michael Jackson wins eight Grammy Awards. His album, …

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This Day in Black History: February 27th

On this day in Black history... 1. 1988 - Debi Thomas 1st Black to win winter Olympic medal Figure skater Debi Thomas becomes the first African American to win a medal (bronze) at the winter Olympic Games. 2. 1964 - Anna Julia Cooper passes Anna Julia Cooper, champion for the rights of black women, dies …