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Iconic photo MLK, Jr. and Coretta Scott-King

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Marie Scott March 14, 1914.  A white mob of at least a dozen males, yanked 17 yo Marie Scott from jail, threw a rope over her head as she screamed & hung her from a telephone pole in Wagoner County, OK. A few days earlier, 2 drunken white men broke Into her home as she was dressing. They locked themselves in her room & raped her. Her brother hearing her screams for help, kicked down the door, killed 1 guy & ran. The white mob couldn't her brother so they lynched her.

Marie Scott a white mob of at least a dozen males, yanked 17 yo Marie out and lynched because the couldn't lynch her brother who had come to her defence .Two drunken white men were raping her.

Jacqueline Kennedy | 60 Iconic Women Who Prove Style Peaked In The '60s

Jacqueline Kennedy

60 Iconic Women Who Prove Style Peaked In The

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Civil Rights Champions Robert Kennedy Martin Luther King Both Fought Corruption For Us All! Satan Seeks To Destroy All Of Us Especially Those "Fighting Evil"! See *Civil Rights / Kennedys Wikipedia*

First African American Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley http://rogerburnleyvoicestudio.com/

Jamaican-born American chess player Maurice Ashley became the first Black Grandmaster in That same year, he opened the Harlem Chess Center, where he began coaching young chess players

Harlem street style

Harlem, New York City in the Fashion styles of hot pants, knee high boots, women's knit top sweater, men's checkered suit and afro hair styles. Can't get any better than this.

HARRIET AND JOHN TUBMAN: The only photo held representing the likeness of Harriet's first husband, John Tubman, a free black man of Maryland, killed after Harriet's escape to freedom. Harriet's age in photo is about 30 years. Around 1844, she married a free black man, John Tubman. Since she was a slave, there could be a chance that she could be sold; he reportedly told her that he would tell "massa" if she tried. Her goal to achieve freedom was too large for her to give up though. In 1849…

The only photo held representing the likeness of Harriet's first husband, John Tubman, a free black man of Maryland, killed after Harriet's escape to freedom. Harriet's suspected age in this photo is about 30 years.

Carl Maxie Brashear was the first African American to become a U.S. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970.  Service/branch	United States Navy Years of service	1948-1979

Carl Maxie Brashear (January 1931 – July was a United States Navy sailor. He was the first African American to become a U. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970 despite also having an amputated left leg.

Jesse Owens, 1936 Olympics, Berlin (© AP)

Jesse Owens Wins Gold In Nazi Germany The 1936 Berlin Olympic Games were marked by Hitler's desire to showcase Aryan supremacy and American Jesse Owens' refusal to play along. Owens won four gold medals at the games including the long jump.

Historic shift in professional female runners.

Kathy Switzer, première femme enregistrée à courir le Boston Marathon in A race official actually tried to grab her and yank her out of the race, but her friends helped her. Les femmes y furent officiellement admises en

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