Nat Clifton and Charles Cooper
1950 was a year of awakening for the NBA. In 1950, four black men played in the NBA: Earl Lloyd, Chuck Cooper, HanK DeZonie and Nat "Sweetwater" Clifton. They were the first African-Americans to play in the NBA.
Earl Lloyd and Chuck Cooper.
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NAACP- national association for the advancement of colored people
Earl LloydApril 28Earl Lloyd*On this date we celebrate the birth of Earl Lloyd in 1928. He was an African American basketball player, the first Black man to play in a National Basketball Association (NBA) game.
It is an organization that called for economic and educational equality for African Americans.
NAACP National Association for the advancement of colored people
One of several organizations African Americans formed to fight discrimination was the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was founded in 1909. Its goal is to secure legal, political, and educational rights for African-Americans.
NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
The NAACP is an organization that helped African-Americans gain their civil rights. It stands for National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
I believe it was Root Jackson, former member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
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While at Indiana State University, he turned down an invitation to the National Association of Intercollegiate Basketball (NAIB) National Tournament because the NAIB had a policy banning African American players.
The NAACP means the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, helps African Americans get educated, employed, and have civil rights. The National Urban League aided the growing numbers of African Americans in cities, helping them find jobs and improve their opportunities to get ahead.
achieving ralequality for african americans
Yes, because it was an organization that called for economic and educational equality for African Americans.
African Americans can play any sport they please. They can play basketball, football, golf, tennis, etc. There is no specific sport, but because they are tall, basketball would be a good choice.
The National Bar Association was established in 1925. It represents the interests of African-American attorneys in the United States.
The NAACP attempted to create fair job opportunities and opportunities regarding education (etc, etc) for African-Americans. NAACP stands for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peoples, if that is of any help.
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Stephen John "Steve" Nash, OC, OBC (born 7 February 1974) is a South African-born Canadian professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
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achieving racial equality for African Americans