Black History Month & African American Timeline
Black History Month is observed every February in the United States. Learn about famous firsts by black Americans, read about the history of black history, and find information about milestones in black history.
500 Notable African American Biographies
History & Timelines
- The History of Black History
- African-American History Timeline
- Famous Firsts by African Americans
- Encyclopedia: Civil Rights
- Civil Rights Timeline
- Major Race Riots in the U.S. Timeline
- For Kids: Civil Rights Heroes
- The March on Washington
- Important Cities in Black History
- The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment
- Timeline: Slavery in America
- Notable Speeches by African Americans
- Ten Important Supreme Court Decisions in Black History
Main Black History Month page.
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