Tag Archives: Black History Month

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 17th

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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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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

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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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Black Birthdays for February 15th: Birdman, Omarosa and More

Check out who else is celebrating on this day

Selita Ebanks, Darrell Green and more.

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 15th

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on abolition and Nat King Cole.

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Bob Johnson

Check out today's inspirational quote

Today, February 15th, we have a quote from BET founder and current CEO of RLJ…

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1988 FEBRUARY

Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: 25 Best Corporate Managers, Feb 1988

Today, there are eight CEOs of large publicly-traded corporations among our list of 100 top execs

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 14th

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on Richard Allen, Gregory Hines, Morehouse College and more.

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Black Birthdays for February 14th: Frederick Douglas, Dwele and More

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Gregory Hines and more

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Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: Reginald Lewis’ $985 Billion Deal, Nov 1987

Learn more about this groundbreaking and historic deal

Check out this Black Enterprise Magazine cover from November 1987 featuring Reginald Lewis and his…

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Black History Month Quote of the Day: Mellody Hobson

Today we have a quote from the accomplished businesswoman

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Black Birthdays for February 13th: Randy Moss

Check out who else is celebrating on this day

Randy Moss and more.

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Black History Month Facts of the Day: Feb 13th

Today’s Black History Month facts focus on the SCLC and the first black professional basketball team.

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1986-DECEMBER

Historic Black Enterprise Magazine Covers: Oprah’s Rise, December 1986

Check out today's historic Black Enterprise Magazine cover featuring Oprah and some of Hollywood's top black executives

Did you own any of these covers?

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Ariel Investments John Rogers Talks Diversity, Business in Our ‘Impact Players’ Series

Rogers explains that he became interested in investing at a young age

Ariel Investments CEO John Rogers sits down with Reuters Impact Players host Robert Wolf in…

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So Many Tears: The Most Devastating Moments in Black History

Black Enterprise remembers some of Black history's most horrifying moments.

From Malcolm X to James Byrd, Jr., Black Enterprise looks back at some of Black…

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