Fred Wiggs

Independent Historian

Fred Wiggs is a student-athlete (football) and a history major at the University of Washington. He was born in and has lived his whole life in Seattle, Washington.

Senator Cory Booker (1969- )

Born in Washington, D.C. on April 27, 1969, Cory Booker is currently the United States Senator from New Jersey. Booker was raised in Harrington Park, New Jersey, a mostly white town where his parents Cary and Carolyn Booker, former civil rights activists and pioneer black … Read MoreSenator Cory Booker (1969- )

Margaret Burroughs (1917-2010 )

Margaret Burroughs at Texas A&M University, March 2006 Image Ownership: Public Domain In 1961, Margaret Burroughs and her husband, Charles Burroughs founded the Ebony Museum of Chicago, later called the DuSable Museum of African American History.  The DuSable is the oldest museum of its type … Read MoreMargaret Burroughs (1917-2010 )