"Fat Albert And The Cosby Kids" was the 1st cartoon with an all black cast and aired 1972-84.
James Alan McPherson was the 1st black writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1978.
Ralph Bunche was the 1st black man to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, 1950 for mediations in Israel.
Gwendolyn Brooks was the 1st black woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, 1950.
Quvenzhané Wallis became the youngest nominee for an Academy Award in the Best Actress category at ten years old, 2013.