Dr. Justina Ford - 150th Birthday!

Jan 22, 2021


The two hour event showcases not only birthday greetings and interviews from her remaining patients and community organizations, but also a range of performances such as a reenactment of Dr Ford's only known interview and the first ever public display of the handwritten letter to the Colorado Medical Society that documents her delivery of 7,000 babies in her 50 year career.

The broadcast takes place at the oldest African American house of worship in the Rocky Mountain West, Zion Baptist Church, where Ford was once 'First Lady'. Or join online and on television: and Denver Community Media Comcast Channel 56, 57 and 881HD.