This Week in Black History

This Week in Black History

This Week in Black History, West Edition 0 Comment

April 13, 1964

At the 36th Academy Awards program, Sidney Poitier receives the Oscar for best actor for his role in “Lilies of the Field.” He was the first black actor to receive the award.

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