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Buster Douglas, D.C., Fight for Children, Fight Night, Get Lifted, MMA, Muhammad Ali, Washington -

Boxer James “Buster” Douglas sat in the lobby of Washington, D.C.’s, Capital Hilton on Nov. 2, taking a brief moment to chill just hours before one of the District’s exclusive fundraisers would kick off. His 6-foot-4 frame, topped by a brown fedora, caught stares from hotel guests and employees. Three hours later, 1,800 guests flooded […]

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Black History Month, Buster Douglas, Daily Uplift, Mike Tyson, Nelson Mandela -

1977 – First black secretary of the Army confirmed Clifford Alexander Jr. would hold the position of secretary of the army until the end of President Jimmy Carter’s term. 1989 – Barbara C. Harris was ordained as a bishop in the Episcopal Church Barbara C. Harris was ordained bishop suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of […]

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Twenty-five years ago today, Mike Tyson lost to someone named James “Buster” Douglas in an […]

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