Name the 1st person to sing gospel @ the Apollo Theater
Happy Birthday, OPRAH WINFREY/ADAM LAMBERT/TOM SELLECK/JUDY NORTON TAYLOR/CHARLIE WILSON/State of KANSAS/SARA GILBERT. We remember, James Ingram (d. 2019).
National Corn Chip Day and Puzzle Day
Name 1st black to design a US coin.
Death of Gandhi of India
Former Pres. Franklin Roosevelt, 1882
We remember producer Fred Silverman (d. 2020), Cindy Williams (d. 2022).
Happy Birthday, CHRISTIAN BALE/JODY WATLEY
King Stitt d. 1/31/2012
Happy Birthday, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE/KERRY WASHINGTON
Hosted Theme: Honoring Married Couples Month; It's National African American History Month; Reggae Month
Islam Faith: Hijab Day
National Freedom Day
We remember Langston Hughes d.1967; Rick James d. 2004; Don Cornelius d. 2012; Sherman Hemsley d. 2012; Dennis Edwards d. 2018; Marc 'Simpsons' writer Wilmore d. 2021; Lisa Marie Presley d. 2022
William Tucker, 1st African American child born in NORTH AMERICA. (1624)
Happy Birthday, LAURA MARLING, BIG BOI
Happy Birthday, SHAKIRA/CHRISTIE BRINKLEY
Where was the 1st African Day parade?
CANDLEMAS DAY or End of Christmas-Epiphany Season
We remember Sylvia "Soul Food" Woods 2/2/1926-7/19/2012, Dennis "Tempations" Edwards 2/3/1943 - 2/2/2018; Danny 'James Brown's Emcee' Ray
Happy Birthday YOUNG M.A
We remember Ben Gazzara; Maurice White; Dennis Edwards (b. 1943). co-producer Gene Reynolds (d. 2020); actor Kirk Douglas (d. 2020).
Where is the 1st statue of a black and for whom?
We remember Rosa Lee Parks (1913); Unofficial Rosa Parks Day; Conrad Brian (b. 1923)
Thank-A-Letter Mail Carrier Day
Happy Birthday, NICOLLE WALLACE
Happy Birthday, BOBBY BROWN
We remember actor Kevin Conway (d. 2020); Christopher Plummer (d. 2021)
Name the two students who created a world wide religion
Name the creator of Kwanzaa in America.
Berlin Film Festival (2/6-16)
Name the 1st black male to host a national talk show.
WAITANGI DAY/NEW ZEALAND DAY
Happy Birthday, State of MASSACHUSETTS/ZSA ZSA GABOR/MIKE'actor'FARRELL/ROBERT TOWNSEND
We remember former pres. Ronald Reagan, 1911
We remember Bob Marley 2/6/1945-5/9/1981; Natalie Cole
Happy Birthday, GARTH BROOKS/CHRIS ROCK/ASHTON KUTCHER
We remember Gary Coleman 2/8/1968-5/28/2010; actress Paula Kelly (d. 2020); actor Robert Conrad (d. 2020), singer & humanitarian Mary Wilson (d. 2021).
Who created the National Negro Baseball League?
Name the Ohio college that graduated their 1st class of black women.
Happy Birthday, CAROLE KING/ALICE WALKER/RONNIE CLAIRE"CORABETH WALTON"EDWARDS
William Henry Harrison (1773)
Happy Birthday ROBERTA FLACK/EMMA ROBERTS/YARA SHAHIDI
Who created Father's Day?
Valentine's Day Weekend
Happy Birthday, BRANDY NORWOOD/JENNIFER ANISTON/BURT REYNOLDS/TAYLOR LAUTNER/KELLY ROWLAND/SHERYL CROW/JAZZ RAYCOLE
We remember Thomas Edison (d. 1847); Whitney Houston (d. 2012); Paula Kelly (d.2020)
Abraham Lincoln's Birthday
We remember Al Jarreau.
How did Chicago get its name?
Happy Birthday, ARSENIO HALL/ELLE VARNER
1ST Public School Opened (1635)
Name the 1st woman to make an album.
Happy Birthday, BEN POWERS
World Radio Day
Family Day (Canada)
Richard Allen founded AME Church, 1794
TV Special: British Academy Film Awards (BBC)
We remember Florence Henderson (d. 2016); actress Esther Scott (d. 2020).
First African-American record created by Mamie Smith
Happy Birthday, State of ARIZONA and OREGON; HEART EVANGELISTA
We remember Denise "Vanity" Matthew.
Happy Birthday, JANE' actress' SEYMOUR/AMBER 'actress' RILEY
Name the 1st black actress to play the role of Queen Sheba
National Flag of Canada Day
We remember "singer" Leslie Gore; "singer: James Ingram (b.1952); actress Kellye Nakahara (d. 2020)
Happy Birthday, ICE-T/LAVAR BURTON/LOU DIAMOND PHILLIPS
Nationally: Caregivers' Day
Name the King of Rock & Roll.
What does "X" mean?
Happy Birthday PARIS HILTON/CHANTE MOORE/JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT
What is the meaning of Assalaamu Alaikum?
We remember Ethel Ennis. (d. 2019); singer and actress Ja' Net Dubois (d. 2020).
Happy Birthday DAY 26/JOHN TRAVOLTA/CHANTE MOORE
We remember Maria von Trapp (2014).
We remember Lou Myers (TV actor, Vernon Gaines).
Name the artist who designed the official portrait of Bill Clinton.
International Friendship Day
Happy Birthday, SMOKEY ROBINSON
We remember Nancy Wilson (birthday).
Name the 1st black group to be on the Billboards 100 chart.
Happy Birthday, SIDNEY POITIER, RIHANNA, CINDY CRAWFORD
We remember Rue McClanahan 2/21/1934-6/2/2010/; Nina Simone (b.); Jackie Shane (d.2019); politician John Lewis (b.)
Minister Malik (Malcolm X) death - 1965
Happy Birthday, TYNE DALY/KELSEY GRAMMER
Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday
Name the 1st black musician award show.
Who sang her 1st solo in New Bethel Baptist Church, Detroit?
National Pretty Brown Girl Day
George Washington's Birthday
Happy Birthday, DREW BARRYMORE
We remember, producer Bud Yorkin; model B. Smith (d. 2020).
Happy Birthday, NIECY NASH
We remember actor Ben Cooper (d. 2020); actor Diana Serra Cary (d. 2020).
Heritage Day (Canada)
National TV Turnoff Week begins.
Financial Health: Working People's Day
Happy Birthday, RASHIDA JONES/SALLY JESSY RAPHAEL
Name the 1st two rap records.
We remember daytime soap writer Lee Phillip Bell (d. 2020).
Happy Birthday, ERYKAH BADU.
ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF BIRTH, MASTER FARD MUHAMMAD
We remember Fats Domino (b. 1928).
We remember Elizabeth Taylor 2/27/1932-3/23/2011; Leonard Nimoy (actor Mr. Spock); Marian Anderson; Nathanial Taylor (d. 2019).
Name the 1st lady to place black art in the White House.
Happy Birthday, CHILLI of TLC
Feb. 29 We remember Davy Jones; deceased Gavin 'actor' MacLeod (b.1931)
Happy Birthday, TASHA SMITH
Hosted Theme: USA: White American Appreciation Month
It is National Youth Art Month; National Craft Month; Music In Our School Month; Women's History Month; Ntl.Nutrition Month; Irish American History Month
Happy Birthday, State of OHIO/NEBRASKA/JUSTIN BEIBER/HARRY BELAFONTE/LUPITA NYONGO
We remember Johnny 'actor' Brown (d. 2022)
Happy Birthday, Dr. Suess; DANIEL CRAIG.
Dolls' Festival (Japan)
National American Anthem Day
Happy Birthday, State of FLORIDA/DARNELL WILLIAMS/JESSICA BIEL
We remember Steve Bridges d./Ronnie Montrose/Bobby Rogers 2/19/1940-3/3/13/David Ogden d.
Financial Health: Employee Appreciation Day
New Music: Trusting God (singer Monica)
The Ultimate Wedding: How old was Princess Diana when she married?
Name the 1st gospel singer to receive a Walk of Fame Star
Happy Birthday, State of VERMONT/KIMORA LEE SIMMONS