Black History Month: How Much Do You Know?

How well do you know your black history and icons? Test your knowledge now!

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Who abolished slavery first: Great Britain or the United States of America?

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Who was the first black football player to captain the England team?

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Which male athlete set three world records in a single Olympic games in 2008?

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Barack Obama won a Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album in 2008. True or false?

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What is Rosa Parks famous for?

Totally Random Question

How are you feeling TODAY?  Which ONE emoji would you choose to describe that?

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Mary Seacole set up the 'British Hotel' to look after soldiers injured in which war?

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In which year did Black History Month become an annual, month-long celebration? 

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Who was the first African-American astronaut to reach space?

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How many gold medals did Jesse Owens win at the 1936 Olympic Games?

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Who was the first African-American to be honoured with a national holiday?

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