Before there was Johnnie Cochran, there was Charles Hamilton Houston.
Below is a TBS video made in its 1991 Black History Month Series. In this video, Barack Obama, then the first black president of Harvard Law Review, renders homage to Charles Hamilton Houston another great black ancestor, a legal legend who made the way and shone the light for many of alive today. read more
Anastasia was the daughter of Roman Emperor Constantius Chlorus and Flavia Maximiana Theodora, and half sister of Emperor Constantine I. Emperor Constantine proposed marrying her to form an alliance with Bassianus; however, Bassianus was found to be plotting against Constantine and the marriage was called off.read more
Before the time of Elizabeth the Ist of England and contemporary with her time, England was home to thousands of Moors, living peacefully, carrying on different types of profession and trade, and contributing to every fabric of society as they had always done in England since centuries earlier. read more
What ethnicity was Louis the XIV? Ask the dead, they may be asleep but they can yet tell tales long buried.
Historical notes on the exhumations made on 1793 in the abbey of Saint-Denis where Kings, Queens, Princes and Princesses of France are buried, published by the French national museum of monuments, reveal the following: read more