Monday, December 16, 2019

Tag: Fritz Pollard

Momentum Gaining For Redskins Name Change; But...

Lost in the remembrances of Martin Luther King Day celebrations was this news, released on this day honoring the civil rights icon because of...

6 Legendary Black Athletes You and Your...

Jack Johnson When he beat Tommy Burns for the world heavyweight championship in 1908, Johnson became the first Black man to hold the title that Mike...

16 African-American Firsts Besides Barack Obama

Bessie ColemanElizabeth "Bessie" Coleman was an American civil aviator. On June 15, 1921 she became the first African-American female pilot and the first African-American to hold...