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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 20th

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on Sidney Poitier and Frederick Douglass.

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Nelson Mandela

What do you think of this quote?

We will publish a landmark quote from an African American legend every day of Black…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Black Birthdays for Feb 20th: Rihanna, Charles Barkley and More

Check out who else is celebrating today

Today Rihanna and Charles Barkley celebrate their birthday’s to name a few

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Vick's VapoRub


Although Vick’s VapoRub suggests applying its topical ointment to the chest and throat, this staple of Black medicine cabinets has been applied directly to the nose almost since its creation over 100 years ago.

Get Well Soon: Remembering Our Grandparents’ Go-To Remedies

Black Enterprise takes a look at the Black community's most sought-after remedies.

As Black History Month continues, Black Enterprise takes a look at some of our grandparents…

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Why Can’t we Celebrate Black History Year?

Why not do it all year?

Why not do it all year? Why can’t we celebrate Black History Year?

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Black Birthdays for February 19th: Seal and Smokey Robinson

Today singer Smokey Robinson and Seal celebrate their birthdays in this Black History Month.

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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2010 file photo, singer Smokey Robinson is photographed backstage at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, file)

Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 19th

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on John Singleton and Smokey Robinson.

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Ursula Burns

We will publish a landmark quote from an African American legend every day of Black History Month.

Does this quote inspire you?

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Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: November, 1993

Check out this historic cover with Joan B. and Joan M. Johnson who sold Johnson Products Co.

The sale of Johnson Products Co., the hair care products company known for Ultra Sheen…

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Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: Russell Simmons, December, 1992

In this cover story, we delve into the empire of Russell Simmons’ Rush Communications.

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Oprah Winfrey

Does Oprah inspire you?

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: February 18th

Check out today's facts featuring Toni Morrison and more.

Did you know any of these?

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Black Birthdays for February 18th: Dr. Dre and More

See who else is celebrating their birthday

Happy Birthday Dr. Dre!

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 17th

Jim Brown and Thelonius Monk are two of the five facts

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on Huey P. Newton and Jim Brown.

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Black Birthdays for Feb 17th: Michael Jordan

Today, Michael Jordan, Dennis Green and a few others like Jim Brown are celebrating their birthday.

Check out who else celebrates today

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Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: Bob Johnson, May, 1992

Check out Bob Johnson in this historic cover

Bob Johnson eventually takes BET and sells it for $3 billion to media giant Viacom.

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Deval Patrick

Did this inspire you?

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Janice Bryant Howroyd Selected as a Regional Recipient of the Greater Los Angeles Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

Black History Month Quote of the Day: Janice Bryant Howroyd

Does this quote inspire you?

Check out today’s quote from the Act-1 Group CEO

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Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: Virginia’s 1st Black Governor, January, 1989

Check out today's historic cover

The editors of BE predicted L. Douglas Wilder would become the governor of Virginia

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Black Birthdays for Feb 16th: Ice-T, Lupe Fiasco and More

Did you know how old or young these individuals are?

Today Ice-T, Lupe Fiasco and Levar Burton celebrated their birthdays along with many more.

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