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Today as we honor Dr. King, we are sharing the stories from the obituaries of some whose lives overlapped, at least briefly, with the life of MLK.

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Caroline Still Wiley Anderson, Philadelphia's first Black doctor @ møe 🌞⛅🌟 fσℓℓσω мє for more!

The First Interracial Marriage in Mississippi since 1890 -- in 1970. "Newlyweds Berta and Roger Mills, shown here on their wedding day 8/2/70, are currently living in a modest Jackson, MS apartment. They were married after a legal fight against the state law prohibiting interracial marriage".

The First Interracial Marriage in Mississippi since 1890 -- in "Newlyweds Berta and Roger Mills, shown here on their wedding day are currently living in a modest Jackson, MS apartment. They were married after a against the prohibiting interracial

Charles Hamilton Houston - prominent lawyer and was the dean of Howard University Law School. Original and main strategist of equality in education.  Trained  Thurgood Marshall and other to lead what is now known as the Brown vs Board of Education of Topeka, KS.  See the film "The Man Who Killed Jim Crow"  to learn about Houston's life.

The Man That Killed Jim Crow: 9 Charles Hamilton Houston Facts For You

Today In History We Honor Charles Hamilton Houston ‘Charles Hamilton Houston was a prominent African American lawyer, Dean of Howard University Law School, and NAACP Litigation Director who played a.

Roland Hayes; "Nacht und Träume"; Franz Schubert - YouTube

Roland Hayes - was a great tenor who happened to be a black man.Barred from singing in opera, he created a career for himself on the concert sta.

Harry Belafonte & Coretta Scott King at Dr. King’s funeral, Atlanta, Georgia, 1968. This pic is so powerful and touching.

Harry Belafonte & Coretta Scott King at Dr King's funeral, Atlanta, Georgia, 1968 what an image!(Belafonte now told Obama "if they donT do what you say,you should put the in jail!

Osborne Anderson was the only African American to Survive, among the five Black Men that accompanied John Brown on the raid on Harpers Ferry! In 1861 Anderson wrote A Voice From Harper’s Ferry. He believed that southern accounts were biased, he felt compelled to give an account of the event from the raiders’ perspective. http://www.cafepress.com/gkcstore

Truth Osborne Anderson was the only African American to Survive, among the five Black Men that accompanied John Brown on the raid on Harpers Ferry!

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