Born On This Day ~ April 5 ~ Booker T Washington

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Born: April 5, 1856 (Hale’s Ford, Virginia)
Died: November 14, 1915 (Tuskegee, Alabama)

Famous For/Known For:
Educator and Civil Rights Activist

A Little About Booker T Washington
Born to a slave and an unknown white man.

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Born On This Day ~ March 14 ~ Lucy Hobbs Taylor

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Born: March 14, 1833 (Constable, New York)
Died: October 3, 1910 (Lawrence, Kansas)

Famous For/Known For:
First female to graduate dental school

A Little About Lucy Hobbs Taylor:
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