A reminder of the greatness of the melanated people…Today we honor the brothers and sisters who have accomplished great feats we never heard of. Lost within the confides of history we consistently forget who we are and what we created because it is washed in the archives of time. This is Today, In Black history….
Alicia Keys, R&B artist, was born on this day. 1981
Idi Amin becomes president of Uganda after successfully staging a coup d’etat on this day, 1971
Black Entertainment Television (BET) launches on this day, 1980
Constance baker Motley becomes the first African women federal judge on this day, 1966