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Carter G. Woodson

Carter G. Woodson

Carter Godwin Woodson was an American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. He was one of the first scholars to study African-American history. A founder of The Journal of Negro History in 1916, Woodson has been cited as the "father of black history". In February 1926 he launched the celebration of "Negro History Week", the precursor of Black History Month.

Birth: 1875-12-19

Died: 1950-04-03

Nickname: Carter Godwin Woodson

Occupation: Historian

Known for: Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, ;, Negro History Week, ;, The Journal of Negro History

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