Thurgood Marshall (July 2, 1908 - January 24, 1993) was an American jurist and the first African American to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States. Before becoming a judge, he was a lawyer who was best remembered for his high success rate in arguing before the Supreme Court and for the victory in Brown v. Board of Education. He was nominated to the court by President Lyndon Johnson in 1967.
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Today, 8/30, In History
in 1983 - Guion Bluford becomes first Black Astronaut to travel in space
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Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater