Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Founded at Howard University
1920 – Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Founded
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, founded at Howard University in 1920, incorporated.
Continental Congress approved Washington’s order on the enlistment of free Blacks.
1941 – The 99th Pursuit Squadron, an all African American
The 99th Pursuit Squadron, an all African American unit is formed and the Tuskegee Training Program is established, the 99th will fly more than 500 missions and more than 3,700 sorties during one year of combat before being combined with the 332nd Fighter Group.
Debbie Allen, 49,dancer,choreographer,singer,actress(“Fame”), born Houston, Tx, Jan 16, 1950