Black History Facts for Today by Yenoba.com

August 2
James Baldwin, powerful author, was born on this date in 1924. Some of his well-known works are: Notes of a Native Son, Nobody Knows My Name, The Fire Next Time, and No Name.

Philippa Duke Schuyler, composer, writer, and pianist, was born on this date in 1931. Considered a genius by many, Schuyler learned the alphabet at 19-months and played 10 compositions from memory at age four.

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