1. In 1915, 95 Years ago Today, Jack Johnson Becomes World Heavyweight Boxing Champion
2. In 1968, 42 Years ago Today, Classes of San Francisco State suspended after demonstrations by Black Student Union and Third World Liberation Front.
3. In 1968, 42 Years ago Today, Sammy Davis Jr. awarded Spingarn Medal for his “superb and many-faceted talent,” and his contributions to the civil rights movement.
4. In 1972, 38 Years ago Today, Football Player Johnny Rodgers Awarded the Heisman Trophy