In 1910- Charles W. Follis, first African American to play professional football, born
In 1947- Jackie Robinson becomes first Black baseball player in National Baseball League
To Inspire You
We are cursed as human beings with this element that's called hatred, prejudice and racism. But it is my belief that, as it was Medgar's, that there is something good and decent in each and every one of us, and we have to call on that, and we have to find a way to work together.