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"
LaToya Cantrell 1st black woman to be elected mayor, New Orleans, LA 2018.Read more "LaToya Cantrell"
Pauli Murray 1st black woman to be vested as an Episcopal priest.Read more "Pauli Murray"
Pauli Murray 1st black to earn a doctorate at Yale Law School.Read more "Pauli Murray"
Viola Desmond first black woman to grace Canadien currency.Read more "Viola Desmond"
Oprah Winfrey became the first black woman television host in 1986.Read more "Oprah Winfrey"
Lincoln Motion Picture Company, 1st Black film company, 1916Read more "Lincoln Motion Picture Company"
Condoleezza Rice; the 1st Black woman to be U.S. Sec. of StateRead more "Condoleezza Rice"