How to Join Our Community

Today In History

On 9/29 in:
1942 - First Black captain of a US merchant ship, Hugh Mulzac, launches with the Booker T Washington
1979 - Sir William Arthur Lewis, Professor of Economics Princeton University, became the first black to receive the Nobel Prize in Economics
1980 - Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture opens new building on Lenox Avenue in Harlem, NYC

Membership at is by subscription only, with a one-time fee of $29.99.

Please provide the information requested below. Once your membership has been approved, we will forward, by email, your username and password.

Your Name:

Email Address:
Mailing Address:
State:   Zipcode
Phone Number:
Set Your Password:

Enter the letters you see below:
This helps prevent automated submissions.

Our Selected Loved One

Bill Whitten at - Their Story

Bill Whitten

Born:Mon Sep 04, 1944
Bessemer, AL

Death:Sat Apr 08, 2006
Los Angeles, CA

Favorite Saying

'The rock world is one of the few areas where you can use your fantasy,'

Wise Words

Excellence is the name of the game no matter what color or what country you're from. If you are the best at what you're doing, then you have my admiration and respect

Judith Jamison