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1963 - Some 225,000 students boycotted Chicago schools in

Some 225,000 students boycotted Chicago schools in Freedom Day protest of de facto segregation.
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1955 - The first black post office open, Atlanta GA, 1955

The first black post office open, Atlanta GA, 1955
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1953 - Neurological Surgeon

Clarence S. Green becomes the first African-American certified in neurological surgery.
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1950 - Charles Cooper joins the NBA and becomes one of the first Blacks to play in an N

Charles Cooper joins the NBA and becomes one of the first Blacks to play in an NBA game, 1950
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1950 - Nat Clifton joins the NBA and becomes one of the first Blacks to play in an NBA

Nat Clifton joins the NBA and becomes one of the first Blacks to play in an NBA game, 1950
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1936 - Bobby Seale, Black Panther Co-founder, born

Birthday of Bobby Seale in Dallas, TX, co-founder and former chairman of the Black Panther Party.
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1906 - Three thousand Blacks demonstrated and rioted in

Three thousand Blacks demonstrated and rioted in Philadelphia to protest a theatrical presentation of Thomas Dixon's The Clansman. Sixty-two Blacks reported lynched in 1906.2
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