Monday, June 21, 2010

Major Taylor an American Hero ever forgot

(26 November 1878 – 21 June 1932)

Marshall Walter "Major" Taylor
, he is an Afro-American athlete who achieved the level of world champion and the second colored athlete to win a world championship after Canadian boxer George Dixon. He won the world one-mile track cycling championship in 1899 and overcoming racial discrimination issued.

Rags to Richest, from nothing to be something

Tribute to MAJOR on screen

"Life is too short for a man to hold bitterness in his heart."
Marshall W. "Major" Taylor

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