the man with the history!
By Cole Jones block 1a
- He is a famous historian and writer.
- He is also a editor, scholar, and a teacher.
- He was born in Keyser, West Virginia on September 16 1950.
- And is still alive, his age is 62
- Louis Gates got injured in the leg playing football at fourteen and now he uses a cane to walk.
- He had two daughters
- Worked around Yale College
- He studied black culture
- He brought out better education and equality for African Americans.
- Louis Gates has been given 51 honorary degrees and numerous academic and social action award.
- Louis Gates showed everyone the truth of how when there was slavery "it wasn't evil whites and good black people He said, The world is just not like that".
- Louis Gates contributed a good amount of things to peoples lives and has save some in a certain sense.
Louis Gates pic. at the top-http://ronewoldcnews.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/henry-louis-gates-office.jpg?w=450&h=295
Louis Gates pic. at the bottom-
information-Wikipedia. "Louis Gates." Http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Louis_Gates. Wikipedia, 18 Mar. 2013. Web. 28 Mar. 2013