Born on this day. . .

Louis Lomax, African American journalist:


August 14 Birthdays

African Americans born on August 14:

Ernest Everett Just, African American scientist:

Niara Sudarkarsa, African American scholar and anthropologist:


August 13 Birthdays

James B. Parsons, African American attorney and judge:

Kathleen Battle, African American opera singer:

Claudia McNeil, African American actress:


Born on this day: Matthew Henson

Matthew Henson, famous explorer, was born on this day. Read about his incredible story here: