It’s Famous Friday!

2022-12-23T22:47:32+00:00December 23rd, 2022|

  Hello and welcome back to this week’s Famous Friday! This week we will be highlighting former United states Air force Pilot, military engineer, test pilot, NASA astronaut, and former NASA deputy administrator, Frederick D. Gregory. Frederick D. Gregory was born January 7th, 1941, in Washington D.C. his father Francis A. Gregory was an educator and the first Black president of the D.C. public library board of trustees. His mother Nora Drew Gregory who was of Malagasy descent was also an educator and public library advocate. His uncle Charles R. [...]