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"
Erin Jackson first black woman to secure a spot on the U.S. Olympic speed skating long track team.Read more "Erin Jackson"
Billy Ray White Menlo Park’s first black mayor, 1981.Read more "Billy Ray White"
Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen Jr. first black to command a squadron in the Naval Service.Read more "Frank E. Petersen"
Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen first black Marine Corps aviator.Read more "Frank E. Petersen Jr."