How Well Do You Know Your British Black History?

Test your knowledge of Black History & Culture...

Rachel Addine
Created By Rachel Addine
On Oct 13, 2019
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In what year did Britain first pass an act officially outlawing the institution of slavery?

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By the end of the 1700’s London black population was around:

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Which historical black nurse died in London in 1881 after saving many British soldiers during the Crimean War of 1855?

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Which black female performer recorded three James Bond theme songs?

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The Notting Hill Carnival held its first event in:

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Who was the first black player to captain England's national football team in 1997?

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In March 1931 Harold Moody formed which organisation that was concerned with racial equality and civil rights in Britain and elsewhere in the world?

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Who won a Grammy Award for Best Male r&b Vocal Performance in 1985?

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Wilfred Wood was the first black...

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Diane Abbott, Paul Boateng, Bernie Grant, and Keith Vaz were the first Black MPs elected to Parliament in which year?

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Who became Britain's first black newsreader in 1968?

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