Wendell Scott 1st black to be inducted into NASCAR Hall of Fame, 2015.Read more "Wendell Scott"
Dustin Byfuglien 1st black to win Stanley Cup, 2010.Read more "Dustin Byfuglien"
Mike Carey 1st black to referee a Super Bowl game, 2008.Read more "Mike Carey"
Barbara Hillary 1st black woman to reach the North Pole, 2007.Read more "Barbara Hillary"
Sophia Danenberg 1st black to reach the peak of Mount Everest, 2006.Read more "Sophia Danenberg"
David Harris 1st black pilot for a major commercial airline, 1964.Read more "David Harris"
Ruby Bridges 1st black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the south, 1960.Read more "Ruby Bridges"
Ruth Carol Taylor first black flight attendant, 1958.Read more "Ruth Carol Taylor"
Keisha Knight Pulliam youngest person at 6 to be nominated for an Emmy.Read more "Keisha Knight Pulliam"
Leontyne Price 1st black singer to appear in an opera on tv, 1955.Read more "Leontyne Price"