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Normal West Black Student Union Shares Daily Black Facts

Feb 1, 2021

WGLT is excited to partner with the Normal West Black Student Union to bring you daily Black Facts during Black History Month.

The Normal West BSU has been sharing its Black Facts every week on social media. The student-led organization is sharing its Black Facts with WGLT in February.

Check out the Black Facts below:

Sylvia Techmanski - Singer Marian Anderson

Maia Eames - Harlem Renaissance

Justin Turner - Black Panther

Kyleigh - Mother of Mankind

Bryan Marroquin - Black National Anthem

Amaya Hursey - Smallpox

Carly Donalson - Black Female Battalion

Soph Henderson - Shirley Chisholm

Lydia Plattner - Marsha P. Johnson

Adeline Swartzendruber - Cathay Williams

Kylie Crader - Tuskegee Airmen

Jasmyn Jordan - Jane Bolin

Karizma - Henrietta Lacks

Kwesi Blankson - Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Phillis Wheatley

Black Wall Street

Quakers protest slavery

Billie Holiday

We'll add more Black Facts to this list as the series rolls on this month.