Afro-American Events in History

1970 Event - Afro-American Historical Calendar Series Established

1969 Event - Student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College

1898 Event - National Afro-American Council forms in Rochester NY

1896 Event - National Federation of Afro-American Women and Colored Women's

1895 Birthday - William Grant Still, Woodville Mississippi, composer, Afro-American

1892 Event - U.S. black newspaper "Afro-American" begins publishing from Baltimore

1890 Event - National Afro-American League forms in Chicago