Charlotte Ray February 27, 1872 Charlotte Ray graduates from Howard Law School. She is the first African American lawyer in the U.S.
I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept. - Angela Davis
Alice Malsenior Walker (b Feb 9, 1944) American author, poet, self-claimed womanist, activist. Wrote critically acclaimed novel The Color Purple (1982), for which Walker won National Book Award the Pulitzer Prize. http://southerntellect.tumblr.com/post/12056483428/alice-walker wikipedia