Governor of Virginia posthumously pardons 7 black men executed for rape in 1951

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Seven black men who were executed in 1951 after being convicted of the rape of a white woman in the United States were posthumously pardoned by the governor of Virginia. They were executed in 1951. Frank Hairston Jr., 18, Howard Lee Hairston, 18, Booker T. Millner, 19, Joe Henry Hampton, 19, James Luther Hairston, 20, … Read more

The two times that the Nobel Prize was awarded posthumously (and a third in which they did not know that the winner was dead) – BBC News Mundo

1634171301 The two times that the Nobel Prize was awarded posthumously

Drafting BBC News World October 10, 2021 Image source, Getty Images Caption, Nobel prizes have been awarded since 1901. This week the winners of this year’s Nobel prizes are being announced. This prestigious award recognizes the most notable advances in the fields of chemistry, physics, medicine, literature, in addition to highlighting the greatest contribution to … Read more

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