George Gates 1st black postal worker.Read more "George Gates"
London Breed SF 1st black woman mayor-elect 2018.Read more "London Breed"
Viola Davis first black to win an Emmy for lead actress for “How to Get Away with Murder”.Read more "Viola Davis"
Deborah Matthews 1st black to serve on board of directors, Livable Berkeley.Read more "Deborah Matthews"
Sue Taylor 1st black senior to own a medical cannabis dispensary in the SF Bay Area.Read more "Sue Taylor"
Sarah Rector born 1902, “the richest colored girl in the world”Read more "Sarah Rector"
Ernie Banks first black manager in MLB.Read more "Ernie Banks"
Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN is the 1st Hip Hop album to win a Pulitzer Prize.Read more "Kendrick Lamar"
Vanessa Williams was crowned the 1st black Miss America, 1984.Read more "Vanessa Williams"
Vanessa Williams was the 1st black to go from 1st to 12th grade in the Chappaqua School District in New York.Read more "Vanessa Williams"