Carter G. Woodson

Carter G. Woodson

Born: December 19, 1875

Died: April 3, 1950

Nationality: American

Occupation: Historian

Biography: Carter Godwin Woodson was an African-American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. Woodson was one of the first scholars to study African American history. A founder of Journal of Negro History, Dr. Woodson has been cited as the father of black history.

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