Sarah Rector--By the age of 10, she became the richest Black child in America. She received a land grant from the Creek Nation as part of reparations. Soon after, oil was discovered on her property. By 1912, the revenue from this oil was $371,000 per year (roughly $6.5 million today). Despite various attempts to steal her land and fortune, Sarah resisted. She went on to attend Tuskegee University and eventually settled in Kansas City, Missouri where her mansion still stands.
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Eighties Hard Rock GUNS N' ROSES Announce North American Stadium Tour Following months of intense rumour speculation and feverish excitement from rock music fans around the world GUNS N' ROSES confirmed today it will embark on a massive North American summer stadium tour as founder Axl Rose and former members Slash and Duff McKagan regroup for what will be one of the century's most anticipated musical events. The news follows their previously announced headlining…
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