1. In 1989, Baby Face Debuts on the pop chart with (It’s No Crime).
2. In 1990, August Wilson’s play “The Piano Lesson” wins the Pulitzer Prize for drama.
3. In 1992, Dedication of Frederick Douglass’ home in DC as national shrine.
4. In 2009, President Barack Obama awards the Presidential Medal Of Honor to Sidney Poitier, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and 14 others.