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Urban History: Howard University Gets 1st Black President

By Beatrice Thompson
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By: Chip Somodevilla
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The institution has been around since the 19th century–but it wasn’t until the 20th century that a black man was selected to lead the premier university in Washington, D.C. And did you know there was a black man who was considered by many to be “the 5th Beatle?” Find out who he was in today’s Urban History Notes.

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