Selected Black Facts for October 25Selected Black Facts for October 259EC8DCF6-C843-4bb9-8B62-F3B27057CBE1Copyright © 1997-2009 Blackfacts.com2014-10-25T00:00:00-04:00http://www.blackfacts.com/images/Blackfacts-Logo.pngCommuniversal RSS Generator225http://www.blackfacts.com/fact/1e64f170-f2b3-47e7-accb-5514dfc4450cEvander Holyfield knocks out James "Buster" Douglas in the third round to become2014-10-26T00:15:02ZEvander Holyfield knocks out James "Buster" Douglas in the third round to become the undisputed world heavyweight champion.Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/795d6655-80a2-4bf7-82fa-27d0c870554eTwo units of the Ku Klux Klan and eleven individuals are ordered to pay $ 1 mill2014-10-26T00:15:02ZTwo units of the Ku Klux Klan and eleven individuals are ordered to pay $ 1 million to African Americans who were attacked during a brotherhood rally in Forsythe County, GA
Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/985ab704-cb68-450c-b925-4de1575c8af1Gov2014-10-26T00:15:02ZGov. George Wallace granted a full pardon to Clarence ("Willie") Norris, the last known survivor of the nine Scottsboro Boys who were convicted in 1931 of the alleged rape of two white women on a freight train.Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/7a13ea36-da2f-45f5-a78d-557f11efd338Ten thousand students, led by Jackie Robinson,2014-10-26T00:15:02ZTen thousand students, led by Jackie Robinson, Harry Belfonte and A. Phillip Randolph, participated in the Youth March for Integrated Schools in Washington. Daisy Bates, head of the Arkansas chapter of the NAACP, and the nine students who integrated Little Rocks's Central High School were awarded the Spingarn Medal fo...Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/8d3c21b2-da9c-43b7-a048-44809c3b749cBenjamin O Davis becomes the first Black general in US Army, 19402014-10-26T00:15:02ZBenjamin O Davis becomes the first Black general in US Army, 1940Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/89d9b486-ac9c-45bd-9111-89060bf5e3e8Committee on the Participation of Negroes in the2014-10-26T00:15:02ZCommittee on the Participation of Negroes in the National Defense Program met with President Roosevelt. National Newspaper Publishers Association founded. Spingarn Medal presented to Dr. Louis T. Wright for his civil rights leadership and his contributions as a surgeon.Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/5fa044a0-e70b-4a96-b129-bab810c68c5eEmmett W. Chappelle: Biochemist2014-10-26T00:15:02ZBorn: October 25, 1925
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona
Emmett W. Chappelle was born in Phoenix, Arizona on October 25, 1925. He received a Bachelor of Science in 1950 from
the University of California, In 1954 Chappelle received a Master of Science from the University of Washington. From
1950-1953 Mr. Chappelle ...Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/3f4c4bfc-30b8-45c4-9181-4e8b3ab7512bAtty2014-10-26T00:15:02ZAtty. James L. Curtis named minister of Liberia.Copyright © 1997-2011 Blackfacts.comhttp://www.blackfacts.com/fact/c7c38c89-a713-40b8-9f49-c9cd217dfe0bL.F. Brown patents bridle bit2014-10-26T00:15:02ZBrown, L. F.
Oct. 25, 1892
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