Bob Marley, the “King of Reggae” music. “He made his reggae music to
uplift us, inform, entertain, inspire, and make change in the world.
He’s a musician, a poet and songwriter, a philosopher, a soldier, an
activist and a leader.” - Cedella Marley
‘Educator, Civil Rights leader and Author Mary McLeod Bethune, became the first woman to receive a major appointment by the United States Federal Government, being named Director of Negro Affairs of the National Youth Administration on this date, June 24, 1936.’