On October 22, 1953, Clarence Sumner Greene Sr. became the first African American Neurosurgeon. He was certified by the American Board of Neurological. Dr. Greene was also appointed as chair of neurosurgery at Howard University, where he treated intracranial aneurysms, brain tumors, and herniated intervertebral discs.
|October 22, 1916 -- Former slaves attend reunion convention. Washington D.C..|
|On October 22, 1948 President Harry S. Truman greeted a group of African American|
Olympic athletes in the Oval Office. The group is (l-r) Emma Reed, Theresa Manuel, Audrey
Patterson, President Truman, Nell Jackson, Alice Coachman and Mabel Walker.
|U.S. President Barack Obama greets First Lady Michelle Obama on stage after the debate at the Keith C. and|
Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on October 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida.
|Jet Magazine, October 22 1953 -- Thelma Carpenter|
|Billie Holiday and Dizzy Gillespie - Jet Magazine, October 22, 1953|
|Teenage Quartet, The Diamonds - Jet Magazine, October 22, 1953|
|Jet magazine, October 22, 1981 — Diana Ross|
|Your Spirits Walk Beside Us: The Politics of Black Religion|
Barbara Dianne Savage | Published in paperback October 22, 2012