Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Black History Month
Black History Month has been being celebrated since 1976; it is celebrated annually in the
United States of America and Canada in February and the in the month of October. In the United Kingdom , Black History Month is also referred to as African-American History Month. Black History Month actually started as Negro History Week in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson. The goal of Black History Week was to educate the American people about African-Americans' cultural backgrounds and reputable achievements.