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The History Makers Project of recording and capturing “African Americans Legends and History,” will be celebrating their 20th Anniversary throughout the month of December 2020. The topics and coverage is simply “spectacular,” with a vast array of African-American Topics, which will be presented on their YouTube channel.

NNOA Historian, Roosevelt “Rick” Wright, Jr., Ph.D., Capt., USNR (ret), will appear, representing NNOA, on December 10, 2020, with members of The History Makers Military Advisory Committee, where the topic will be, “Valor in the face of Racism in the U. S. Military,” featuring General Vincent Brooks, Jr., USA(ret), and hosted by CBS, 60 Minutes, Bill Whitaker.

The 20th anniversary celebration- The HistoryMakers 20@2020: 20 Days and 20 Nights- starts this coming Tuesday, December 1, 2020 and runs through Sunday, December 20, 2020.

NOTE from The HistoryMakers


We are so pleased by your response. 1,800 of you have indicated that you will be tuning in over a 20 day period to our Youtube Channel. For us, that is exciting. But we need you subscribe to The HistoryMakers Youtube Channel using the following link: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheHistoryMakers. That way, you will receive automatic reminders.


We have assembled a rock star group of presenters. Everyone who tunes in will learn a great deal. The evenings will give a year by year inside look into the building of The HistoryMakers organization in addition to the streaming of our signature An Evening With…programs. Click on the following link to learn more: https://www.thehistorymakers.org/20at2020-events