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it was around 1926, that Dr Woodson initiated the celebration of the black history month in February. He chose this month, as February is marked by the birthdays of two great personalities of American history who had a very big influence on changing the social standing and condition of African Americans. These two personalities were former president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln and abolitionist Fredrick Douglass. Do you know when is black history month celebrated in other parts of the world? Well, apart from the United States, black history month is celebrated in Canada in the month of February and in the UK its celebrated in the month of October.

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/black-history-month-facts.html

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35yoamom

Asked by 35yoamom at 12:18 PM on Feb. 1, 2011 in

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  • Is there a White history month?
    grismelda

    Answer by grismelda at 1:48 PM on Feb. 2, 2011

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