Eugene Bullard, the first African-American pilot, was born 127 years ago on this day (October 9th). He served in World War One both on the ground and in the air, becoming a pilot after learning while recuperating from an injury.
“History Question of the Day” is a new quiz series that we will be releasing every day for the foreseeable future that will feature just one question on a historical topic that is in some way related to the day. This could be a birthday, anniversary, major event, or trending news topic. As long as the date can be linked to a historical event, the history question of the day may be related to it.
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