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
We remember producer Fred Silverman (d. 2020).
Former Pres. Franklin Roosevelt, 1882
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
William Tucker, 1st African American child born in NORTH AMERICA. (1624)
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
Islam Faith: Hijab Day
Happy Birthday, LAURA MARLING, BIG BOI
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, SHAKIRA/CHRISTIE BRINKLEY
Where is the 1st statue of a black and for whom?
We remember Ben Gazzara; Maurice White; Dennis Edwards (b. 1943). co-producer Gene Reynolds (d. 2020); actor Kirk Douglas (d. 2020).
Happy Birthday YOUNG M.A
Happy Birthday, NICOLLE WALLACE
We remember Rosa Lee Parks (1913); Unofficial Rosa Parks Day; Conrad Brian (b. 1923)
Thank-A-Letter Mail Carrier Day
We remember actor Kevin Conway (d. 2020); Christopher Plummer (d. 2021)
Name the two students who created a world wide religion
Happy Birthday, BOBBY BROWN
Name the creator of Kwanzaa in America.
Name the 1st black male to host a national talk show.
WAITANGI DAY/NEW ZEALAND DAY
We remember Bob Marley 2/6/1945-5/9/1981; Natalie Cole
TV Special: Directors Guild of America Awards; Art Directors Guild Awards
Happy Birthday, State of MASSACHUSETTS/ZSA ZSA GABOR/MIKE'actor'FARRELL/ROBERT TOWNSEND
Berlin Film Festival (2/6-16)
We remember former pres. Ronald Reagan, 1911
Happy Birthday, GARTH BROOKS/CHRIS ROCK/ASHTON KUTCHER
Beginning of National Forgiveness Week
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.
William Henry Harrison (1773)
Happy Birthday, CAROLE KING/ALICE WALKER/RONNIE CLAIRE"CORABETH WALTON"EDWARDS
Who created Father's Day?
Happy Birthday ROBERTA FLACK/EMMA ROBERTS/YARA SHAHIDI
We remember Thomas Edison (d. 1847); Whitney Houston (d. 2012); Paula Kelly (d.2020)
Happy Birthday, BRANDY NORWOOD/JENNIFER ANISTON/BURT REYNOLDS/TAYLOR LAUTNER/KELLY ROWLAND/SHERYL CROW/JAZZ RAYCOLE
How did Chicago get its name?
Abraham Lincoln's Birthday
Happy Birthday, ARSENIO HALL/ELLE VARNER
We remember Al Jarreau.
1ST Public School Opened (1635)
Name the 1st woman to make an album.
World Radio Day
Happy Birthday, BEN POWERS
Family Day (Canada)
First African-American record created by Mamie Smith
Happy Birthday, State of ARIZONA and OREGON; HEART EVANGELISTA
Richard Allen founded AME Church, 1794
We remember Florence Henderson (d. 2016); actress Esther Scott (d. 2020).
TV Special: British Academy Film Awards (BBC)
Happy Birthday, JANE' actress' SEYMOUR/AMBER 'actress' RILEY
We remember Denise "Vanity" Matthew.
National Flag of Canada Day
Name the 1st black actress to play the role of Queen Sheba
Nationally: Caregivers' Day
Happy Birthday, ICE-T/LAVAR BURTON/LOU DIAMOND PHILLIPS
We remember "singer" Leslie Gore; "singer: James Ingram (b.1952); actress Kellye Nakahara (d. 2020)
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).
Name the King of Rock & Roll.
What does "X" mean?
We remember Maria von Trapp (2014).
Happy Birthday DAY 26/JOHN TRAVOLTA/CHANTE MOORE
Happy Birthday, SMOKEY ROBINSON
We remember Lou Myers (TV actor, Vernon Gaines).
Name the artist who designed the official portrait of Bill Clinton.
International Friendship Day
Name the 1st black group to be on the Billboards 100 chart.
Happy Birthday, SIDNEY POITIER, RIHANNA, CINDY CRAWFORD
We remember Nancy Wilson (birthday).
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
We remember, producer Bud Yorkin; model B. Smith (d. 2020).
George Washington's Birthday
Happy Birthday, DREW BARRYMORE
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.
We remember daytime soap writer Lee Phillip Bell (d. 2020).
Name the 1st two rap records.
Happy Birthday, RASHIDA JONES/SALLY JESSY RAPHAEL
ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF BIRTH, MASTER FARD MUHAMMAD
We remember Fats Domino (b. 1928).
Happy Birthday, ERYKAH BADU.
Happy Birthday, CHILLI of TLC
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.
Feb. 29 We remember Davy Jones; deceased Gavin 'actor' MacLeod (b.1931)
Happy Birthday, TASHA SMITH
Hosted Theme: USA: White American Appreciation Month, Annual Food-Fasting 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
Happy Birthday, Dr. Suess; DANIEL CRAIG.
We remember Johnny 'actor' Brown (d. 2022)
Dolls' Festival (Japan)
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.
National American Anthem Day
Name the 1st gospel singer to receive a Walk of Fame Star
Happy Birthday, State of VERMONT/KIMORA LEE SIMMONS
The Ultimate Wedding: How old was Princess Diana when she married?