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August 7, 2018

One of his best known patented inventions was a smoke protector/safety hood

(1875-1963) GARRET A. MORGAN Was a progressive business man and scientific inventor in Cleveland, Ohio during the early 1990s. One of his best known patented inventions […]
August 7, 2018

Organized the National Association of Professional Baseball clubs in 1920

(1879-1930) ANDREW “RUBE” FOSTER Organized the National Association of Professional Baseball clubs in 1920. Foster a former pitcher himself, devoted his life to organizing the efforts […]
August 7, 2018

She refused to give up her seat in a ‘white only” railroad car

(1862-1931) IDA B. WELLS BARNETT Began teaching at age 14. She lost a teaching job years later by refusing to give up her seat in a […]
August 7, 2018

Has often been called the “poet of the African American People”

(1902-1967) LANGSTON HUGHES Has often been called the “poet of the African American People. “He has used almost every form of writing to express his thought […]
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