Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Today in Black History

October 18
Paul Robeson won Spingarn Medal for his singing and acting achievements, 1945

Paul Robeson (April 9, 1898 – January 23, 1976) was a multi-lingual American actor, athlete, bass-baritone concert singer, writer, civil rights activist, Spingarn Medal winner, and Stalin peace prize laureate.

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