Jacob Lawrence, acclaimed painter, was born. Source: https://thewright.org/index.php/explore/educational-resources/2013-11-28-11-27-37/today-in-black-history-972013
Golden Globe-winning actor, Idris Elba was born. Source: http://www.blackfacts.com/fact/elba-idrissa-akuna-idris-1972
Harriet “Hattie” Adams Wilson becomes the first African-American woman to publish a book with “Our Nig, Or, Sketches from the life of a Free Black Woman”....
The Little Rock Nine are blockaded from entering their private school in Arkansas by Governor Orval Faubus. Source: https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/central-high-school-integration
Frederick Douglass escapes from slavery. Source: https://blackhistory.today/september-3
Billy Preston, “The Fifth Beatle” was born. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/national/2014/09/02/this-day-in-black-history-sept-2-1946.html