Chiquita Evans first woman drafted in the NBA 2K League, March 5, 2019.
Marquita Thomas, first black person of any gender to be on the ballot for West Hollywood City Council in 2019.
The United States Postal Service is unveiling a stamp for Marvin Gaye on 4/2/19 on what would have been his 80th birthday.
Lyda Newman held the first patent for an improved hairbrush design in New York City in 1898.
Jesse Russell was the first person hired from an HBCU by AT&T Bell Laboratories, today known as Bell Labs. First black person in…
Freedmen's Hospital was established in Washington, D.C., as the only federally-funded health care facility for Blacks in the nation in 1863.