Born on this date: Adam Clayton Powell, Sr.

Born on this date in 1865 was Adam Clayton Powell, Sr., religious leader at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, after becoming the pastor in 1908. More information about him:

Black Past Remembered: http://www.blackpast.org/aah/powell-sr-adam-clayton-1865-1953

African American Registry: https://aaregistry.org/story/spiritual-charisma-adam-clayton-powell-sr/

Scholastic: https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/meet-reverend-adam-clayton-powell-sr/

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