On November 7, 1963, Elston Howard became the first African American to win the American League MVP award.
On November 6, 1962, the United Nations condemned South Africa’s history of racial apartheid.
On November 5, 1968, Shirley Chisholm became the first African American woman elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.
On November 4, 2008, Barack Obama was elected as the first African American president of the U.S.
On November 3, 1992, Carol Moseley Braun made history as the first African American woman elected to the U.S. Senate.
On November 2, 1983, President Ronald Reagan signed a bill in the White House Rose Garden that declared Martin Luther King Day a federal holiday.
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On November 1, 1945, EBONY magazine published its first issue.
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