March 23rd in Black History
1938: Lawyer & Mayor of Atlanta Maynard Jackson, Jr. was born
1953: Grammy Award winning singer Chaka Khan was born.
1954: NBA great Moses Malone was born.
1963: Ruby & the Romantics went to No. 1 with ‘Our Day Will Come’
1967: Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. called the Vietnam war the biggest obstacle to the Civil Rights movement.
1973: Jason Kid was born.
1978: Bill Kenny, lead singer of the Ink Spots passed away.
1985: Patrica Roberts Harris passed away.
2007: Walter Turnbull, singer & founder of the Boys Choir of Harlem passed away.