Little Known Black History Fact – Steve Biko

Immortalized in song by hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest, South African activist Steve Biko battled against the racist practice of apartheid in his country. Bantu Stephen Biko was born on December 18, 1946 in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. An excellent student,...

Little Known Black History Fact – Franklin D. Gregory

Frederick D. Gregory is a former astronaut and former deputy NASA administrator who first made history in 1978 as one of NASA’s first astronauts, among other achievements. Today is the Washington, D.C. native’s birthday. Frederick Drew Gregory was born in 1941,...