Today in history, the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery, was adopted by Congress.
Can’t wait until the Super Bowl! Go Ravens!
Super Bowl 47 was really entertaining and fun, especially when the blackout occurred!
When the blackout occurred, I thought Bane was going to appear. Lol!
Congratulations to the Baltimore Ravens for winning Super Bowl 47!
Today in history, Jack Johnson became the first Black Heavyweight Champion in 1903.
Today in history, Bill White was named president of National League in 1989.
Today in history, Debi Thomas became the first African American to win the Women’s Singles of the U.S. National Figure Skating Championship competition in 1986.
Today in history, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 passes the House of Representatives.
Today in history, the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre took place in a Chicago garage as seven rivals of Al Capone’s gang were gunned down in 1929.
Today in history, Malcolm X was shot and killed by assassins identified as Black Muslims as he was about to address a rally in New York City in 1965; he was 39.
Today in history, the United States Olympic hockey team defeated the Soviets at Lake Placid, N.Y., 4-to-3 in 1980 (“Miracle on the Ice”).
Another Robin is going to die in the Batman comics universe. Sadly, it’s Damian Wayne (son of Bruce Wayne and Talia al Ghul).
I wonder how long this will last before he is resurrected like Jason Todd was.