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Clinton Hill Street Co-Named in Honor of African-American Basketball Trailblazer

Long-time Clinton Hill resident Dr. Solly Walker broke barriers as the first African-American basketball player to play for St. John’s University and later dedicated his life to education Nearly 70 years after Dr. Solly Walker became the first African-American member of the St. John’s University basketball team, then located in Bedford Stuyvesant, a street sign […]