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On June 15, 2017, The HistoryMakers hosted the Salute to Denver HistoryMakers, a special program and reception in honor of our Denver HistoryMakers at the Cherry Creek Country Club. Julieanna Richardson, founder of The HistoryMakers, served as the master of ceremonies with opening remarks by Dr. and Mrs. Warren Morton Washington. The Salute To Denver HistoryMakers showcased the achievements of the 14 HistoryMakers who have shared their stories with us in attendance.

Honored HistoryMakers

  • James Curry
  • Ed Dwight
  • Yvonne Atkinson Gates
  • Gayle Greer
  • Rosalind Juanita Harris
  • William King
  • Carlotta Walls LaNier
  • Waverly Person
  • Dianne Reeves
  • C. Lamont Smith
  • The Honorable Gloria Travis Tanner
  • Penfield W. Tate, III
  • Warren Morton Washington
  • The Honorable Wellington Webb

Date and Time

Thursday, June 15, 2017


Cherry Creek Country Club
2405 South Yosemite Street
Denver, CO 80231
United States