John Quincy [“J. Q.”] Adams (1848-1922)

Image Ownership: Public Domain Educator, newspaper publisher and politician John Quincy Adams is best known as the editor of the Western Appeal/The Appeal of St. Paul, Minnesota. He held the position from 1886 to 1922. John Quincy Adams was born free in Louisville, Kentucky, on … Read MoreJohn Quincy [“J. Q.”] Adams (1848-1922)

Tony Dungy (1955- )

Image Ownership: Public Domain Tony Dungy, a former professional football player and current coach for the Indianapolis Colts, is the first African American coach to win the Super Bowl.  Dungy has been hailed as a coaching genius, changing losing organizations into winners.   Despite overwhelming personal … Read MoreTony Dungy (1955- )