Black History Month 2015: Salute to Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King,  most famously known as the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr., was born April 27, 1927 in Marion,  Alabama. King was an American author, activist and civil rights leader. She helped to lead the African-American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. King shared many ideals and goals with her husband and was …

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This Day in Black History: February 20th

  On this day in Black history... 1. 1991 - African Americans win eight Grammys. 2. 1968 - State troopers used tear gas to stop demonstrations at Alcorn A&M College. 3. 1963 - Charles Wade Barkley, basketball player, born Leeds, AL, February 20, 1963 4. 1936 - Death of John Hope Death of John Hope (67), president, …