1992 – Anti-abortion crusader, arranged for a protester to confront President Clinton with a bottled fetus. 1989 – He was convicted for trespassing and unlawful assembly. 1993 – Convicted in the contempt of court. 1998 – He got his first taste of electoral politics, running for a New York congressional seat. 2000 – Terry was ..
1922 – Born in Charleston, West Virginia on the 16th of October. 1940 – Sullivan took his first active role in the civil rights movement by helping to organize a march on Washington, D.C. 1943 – He attended the Union Theological Seminary. 1945 – Sullivan and Grace moved to South Orange, NJ where Sullivan became ..
1821 – The date of William Still’s birth is given as October 7th, by most sources, but he gave the date of November 1819 in the 1900 Census. Born in Burlington County, New Jersey 1844 – William moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where, he began working as a clerk for the Pennsylvania Society for the Abolition ..
German diplomat UN administrator of Kosovo..
1946 – Born on January 1st in Chicago, Illinois. Political commentator and essayist. 1968 – Steele graduated from Coe College and went on to earn his master’s degree in sociology from Southern Illinois University. 1974 – Steele attended the University of Utah, where he taught black literature and studied for his Ph.D. after earning a ..
1934 – She was born on the 25th of March this year in Toledo, Ohio. 1962 – She became politically active in the feminist movement, and the media seemed to appoint Steinem as a feminist leader of sorts. 1972 – She helped start the feminist Ms. Magazine and wrote for the magazine until ..
1815 – She was born this year. 1840 – She married Henry Staton this year. 1848 – She is believed to be the driving force behind this year’s Convention, and for the next fifty years played a leadership role in the women’s rights movement. Soon after their marriage they traveled to London, where Henry Stanton ..
1954 – Born on the 26th of March in Canarsie, Brooklyn, New York. 1970 – He had fabricated a series of criminal incidents "that clearly had not taken place". 1979 – Founded Guardian Angels. 1980 – He was also active in Buffalo, New York and was often critical of local police policies and ..
1964 – Lisa Williamson born in the Bronx, New York. Activist, Writer, and Rapper Sister Souljah was her famous name. As a student she was excellent but disliked what she was being taught in school. She felt that she was being taught very little of her history. So she took a very active and special ..