1. In 1879, Founding of Florida Memorial College (FMC) in 1879. They are one of 100 Historically Black Colleges in America.
2. In 1907, The Pittsburgh Courier was founded. It was an African-American weekly newspaper published in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from 1907 until October 22, 1966. By the 1930s, the Courier was one of the leading black newspapers in the United States. It was acquired in 1965 by John H. Sengstacke, a major black publisher and owner of the Chicago Defender. He re-opened the paper in 1967 as the New Pittsburgh Courier, making it one of his four newspapers for the African-American audience.
3. In 1961, The Professional Golfers Association (PGA) lifted its whites-only clause.
4. In 1969, UCLA renames its social science buildings to honor alumnus Ralph Bunche.