The Library of Congress honored Colson Whitehead with its prize for fiction, making him the youngest ever recipient. He recently canceled a reading at the Free Library of Philadelphia after Black workers reported discrimination, including harassment and job/salary discrepancies.
📅 63 Years Ago Today: @Pele made his Brazil debut against aged 16. 🏟 92 Games ⚽️ 77 Goals 🏆 1958 @FIFAWorldCup 🏆 1962 @FIFAWorldCup 🏆 1970 @FIFAWorldCup ✅ @CBF_Futebol’s youngest ever goalscorer. 🥇 @CBF_Futebol ’s all-time top goalscorer. 🙌 Legend.
One is a five-time Wimbledon champion. The other was on debut, and at 15, the youngest ever to make the main draw at Wimbledon. What came next was history. Watch some of the greatest Wimbledon stories at
🗣️ Micah Richards: "I burst onto the scene" 🗣️ Roy Keane: "Did you burst onto the scene?" 🗣️ Micah Richards: "I played for England at 18, youngest ever defender to play for England. I would say that's bursting onto the scene!" Fair play Micah Richards! 👏👏👏
Eight years ago today, D-Rose won his historic MVP. ? Youngest ever (22) ? 25.0 PPG | 7.7 AST ? Most wins in the league ? Joined MJ as only Bull to win it ? Only player to win besides LeBron from 2009-2013