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#1 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -

Who was this guy?:

curiosity-faces-civil-rights-gallery-10.

A) Head of American Socialist party in 1930s

B) Head of the NAACP for 25 years

C) Business partner of Joseph P Kennedy, Sr. and traded with Nazis

D) Segregationist Congressman from Georgia

E) Physist who worked on the Manhatten project

 

Answer: [spoiler] Head of the NAACP for 25 years.

Walter Francis White was a civil rights leader who was head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) for more than 20 years. Born in Atlanta in 1893, White graduated college in 1918 and soon joined the NAACP. White was a driving force behind many of the legal challenges brought during segregation, including Brown v. Board of Education. He wrote of his work in civil rights in his autobiography A Man Called White (1948). [/spoiler]

#2 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
Heisenberg
#3 Posted by DroidPhysX (17089 posts) -
Heisenberg dave123321
#4 Posted by NEWMAHAY (3760 posts) -
and?
#5 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -

and?NEWMAHAY
Just seeing how many people guessed the right answer. That's why it's called trivia.

#6 Posted by NEWMAHAY (3760 posts) -

[QUOTE="NEWMAHAY"]and?KC_Hokie

Just seeing how many people guessed the right answer. That's why it's called trivia.

more like why? and what made you think of him. Just seems super random
#7 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -
[QUOTE="KC_Hokie"]

[QUOTE="NEWMAHAY"]and?NEWMAHAY

Just seeing how many people guessed the right answer. That's why it's called trivia.

more like why? and what made you think of him. Just seems super random

Just for fun. I bet no one guessed it right.
#8 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
[QUOTE="NEWMAHAY"][QUOTE="KC_Hokie"]Just seeing how many people guessed the right answer. That's why it's called trivia.KC_Hokie
more like why? and what made you think of him. Just seems super random

Just for fun. I bet no one guessed it right.

I knew
#9 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -
[QUOTE="dave123321"][QUOTE="KC_Hokie"][QUOTE="NEWMAHAY"] more like why? and what made you think of him. Just seems super random

Just for fun. I bet no one guessed it right.

I knew

You guessed E
#10 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
[QUOTE="dave123321"][QUOTE="KC_Hokie"]Just for fun. I bet no one guessed it right.KC_Hokie
I knew

You guessed E

You would be mistaken
#11 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
You should allow others to also ask historical trivia
#12 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -
You should allow others to also ask historical triviadave123321
OK
#13 Posted by leviathan91 (7763 posts) -

This guy's history is pretty interesting: He pretended to be a part of the KKK to oust KKK members who assaulted or lynched blacks and he's biracial too.

They should make a movie about this guy.

#14 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -

This guy's history is pretty interesting: He pretended to be a part of the KKK to oust KKK members who assaulted or lynched blacks and he's biracial too.

They should make a movie about this guy.

leviathan91
It would be an interesting movie. True stories are my favorite.
#15 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
Do I get anything for winning?
#16 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
I did not cheat btw
#17 Posted by KC_Hokie (16099 posts) -
Do I get anything for winning?dave123321
Bet wet sloppy kiss. I'm drinking whiskey and would give you some but can't through the internet (yet).
#18 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
[QUOTE="dave123321"]Do I get anything for winning?KC_Hokie
Bet wet sloppy kiss. I'm drinking whiskey and would give you some but can't through the internet (yet).

shame
#19 Posted by comp_atkins (31328 posts) -
shouldn't there be a poll?
#20 Posted by dave123321 (33980 posts) -
shouldn't there be a poll?comp_atkins
mhm