Armani Yearwood is currently a freshman at the University of Washington, Seattle, pursuing a degree in either chemistry or bio-chemistry in order to achieve his dream of becoming an anesthesiologist. He was born and partially raised in a low socioeconomic neighborhood in Bedford, Brooklyn, New York but moved to Washington shortly after September 2001. He is the first person in his family to attend a four year university. A lot of friends and relatives have encouraged him to pursue his dream and he does not intend to let them down.
Bernie Custis, the first black quarterback in the Canadian Football League, was born in Washington DC, on September 23, 1928. He was adopted into different families as a child. He later moved with his two sisters and brother to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he attended and … Read MoreBernie Custis (1928–2017)