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Celebrating Black History Month
Carter G. Woodson organized the first Negro History Week Celebration on the second week of February in 1926. The week celebration eventually became a month long celebration which is now known as Black History Month.
Black History Facts:
In 1968, Shirley Chisholm becomes the first African American woman elected to the U.S. House of Representative. A Democrat from New York, she served from 1969 to 1983.
In 1986, Figure skater Debi Thomas became the first African American to win the Women's Singles of the U.S. National Figure Skating Championship competition.
In 1990, Barack Obama became the first African American named president of the Harvard Law Review.
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