Annette Gordon-Reed

10 Events to Celebrate Black History Month

February 1, 2022 | By Sarah Thurmond

In 1926, Carter G. Woodson, the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History in Washington, D.C., launched the first Black History Week (then called Negro History Week) to bring more awareness of African Americans’ contributions to this country.

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