Welcome to Everyday Black History! Where we highlight the contributions of Black Men and Women both Past and present. Here we celebrate Afro Appreciation, where Black American, Africans and Latinos of African descent are honored. We also highlight Institutions that have help the advancement of people in the African Diaspora, such as historically Black University and many others. Enjoy Support this podcast.
Oct 18, 2021
Sarah E. Goode- inventor and entrepreneur
Sarah Goode was being a slave but went on to become and entrepreneur and inventor. She invented the folding bed and received a patent in 1885. Check o… Play
Oct 6, 2021
Sarah Boone: Inventor and entrepreneur. This episode is a Reissue from earlier seasons.
Sarah Boone was an inventor and entrepreneur who made dresses in the 19th century. She was born a slave and went on to receive a patent for a device s… Play
Sep 15, 2021
Lyda Newman/Mary Kenner- inventor of the hairbrush and sanitary pads. Changing lives for millions
Lyda Newman was an entrepreneur and inventor who invented a hairbrush and received a patent for it. Mary Kenner was an inventor with 5 patents and inv… Play
Aug 23, 2021
Tiffany Jackman- Producer of the Anthony Crawford Documentary, found on Kweli TV streaming service.
I had the privilege of interviewing the producer of a documentary about a man that many don't really know about. His name was Anthony Crawford. Anthon… Play
Jul 26, 2021
Robert P. Moses- civil rights activist and educator. Founder of the Algebra Project.
Robert P. Moses work has permeated throughout Black History for almost 60 years before his passing. He was directly involved with getting people to vo… Play
Apr 19, 2021
George Washington Carver
Many of us know George Washington Carver and his accomplishments for Black History. His work is renowned throughout the world but during his lifetime… Play
Apr 12, 2021
Sarah Rector- the richest Black Girl in America in 1913
Sarah Rector was a young Black Girl who came from Oklahoma and made a fortune when her land began to produce oil. She soon built an empire of land and… Play
Feb 23, 2021
Guion Bluford/Mea Jemison- the first African American man and woman in space.
Guion Bluford is the first African American man who flew into space and Mae Jamison is the first African American woman to fly into space. Their examp… Play
Feb 13, 2021
Charles Patterson/Fredrick Patterson- they started the first Black owned car manufacturing company
This episode highlights the father and son duo who started the first Black owned car manufacturing company. Check out the episode for more info. ---… Play
Feb 6, 2021
Jake Simmons/Lee W. Thomas- two men who made millions during the oil boom of the 20th century
Jake Simmons and L.W. Thomas are two men who made money in the oil business. The also established real estate and insurance companies, as well as a oi… Play