Historical Events on April 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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1st black to appear on US stamp (Booker T. Washington)

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington
  • 7th Masters Golf Tournament: Jimmy Demaret wins, shooting a 280
  • US Post Office issues first postage stamp of African American educator Book T. Washington