Booker T. Washington

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United States educator who was born a slave but became educated and founded a college at Tuskegee in Alabama (1856-1915)

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Key plays: Booker Washington scored the game-tying touchdown on a one-yard run with 54 seconds remaining, and Steve Clark kicked the game-winning extra point.
Entries include biographical information on such figures as Hank Aaron, Marcus Garvey, Booker Washington, and Oprah Winfrey, as well as a host of others whose fame is more circumscribed to the business world.
Another interesting parallel between Bush and Booker Washington centres on their encouragement of 'disciplines of personal renewal' among the American citizenry.
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Washington exploits it as a rhetorical query: "But is it not true that a man like Booker Washington is an exception in any race?
Booker Washington senior Wendy Pichinte, 18, who had previously taken networking classes, says the toughest part of the class was learning HTML coding, which can be dry and cumbersome.
In the late summer and early fall of 1910, supported by the Trustees of his Tuskegee Institute, Booker Washington made a grand tour of Europe which lasted about six weeks.