Alabama Legacy Moment: Percy Lavon Julian

Alabama Legacy Moment: Percy Lavon Julian
Percy Lavon Julian became the third African-American in history to receive a Ph.D. in chemistry. (APT)

Alabama Public Television is producing a series of videos titled “Alabama Legacy Moments” that offer a quick history of the people, places and stories that have defined Alabama. Done in conjunction with the ongoing bicentennial celebration of the state that concludes in 2019, the short pieces should inspire you to learn more about the rich history of Alabama. “Alabama Legacy Moments”  are sponsored by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and the Alabama Broadcasters Association.

This “Legacy Moment” is Percy Lavon Julian.

Alabama Legacy Moment: Percy Lavon Julian from Alabama NewsCenter on Vimeo.

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