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First to pave the way, to break a record, to be elected to a prestigious position, or finding a way to improve life for mankind....just a few of the ways they proudly became "firsts"...

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First African American All woman crew!

African American Aviation Collection Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive

Shirley Chisholm paved the way for Hillary Clinton to become the first woman to win a major party nomination!

Shirley Chisholm paved the way for Hillary Clinton to become the first woman to win a major party nomination!

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For my last #WomensHistoryMonth bio of the year, here’s Jocelyn Bell Burnell! #WomenofSTEM (I’ll still be doing #ScienceSundays, where I’ll do a brief weekly science lady bio!) http://ift.tt/1GdF1iH

Motivating Black Youth Toward Greatness/ African American Inventors

Black youth looking for a dose of inspiration now have a new ally following the recent launch of the website MyAncestorsdiddat.com, African American Inventors.

Hazel Scott | Giants of Jazz Series

Hazel Scott was known for improvising on classical themes and also played bebop, blues, and ballads. She was the first African American woman to have her own television show, The Hazel Scott Show, which premiered on the DuMont Television Network on 3 July 1950. However, she publicly opposed McCarthyism and racial segregation, and the show was cancelled in 1950 when she was accused of being a Communist sympathizer. Want to know more about Black Hollywood ? Visit Discover Black Heritage.

THE ORIGINAL PEOPLE YAH CREATED

THE ORIGINAL PEOPLE YAH CREATED - Kindle edition by Hebrew, Unknown. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading THE ORIGINAL PEOPLE YAH CREATED.

refinery29: “ 16 Amazing Women Who Made History — That You’ve Never Heard Of Happy International Women’s Day, weirdos. Go celebrate some women! ”

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refinery29: “ 16 Amazing Women Who Made History — That You’ve Never Heard Of Happy International Women’s Day, weirdos. Go celebrate some women! ”

Admiral Michelle Howard, first female four-star admiral and first African American to hold position. (Image: Navy.com)

Navy's First Female Four-Star Admiral: Michelle Howard

The Navy announced the promotion of Michelle Howard to four-star admiral, making her the first black female to hold the position.

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Bessie Coleman aka "Brave Bessie" or "Queen Bess”

Bessie Coleman, the daughter of a poor, southern, African American family, became one of the most famous women and African Americans in aviation history. "Brave Bessie" or "Queen Bes…

Lieutenant Jeanine McIntosh photograph by PA2 Andrew Kendrick

Jamaican Jeanine McIntosh becomes first black female aviator of the US Coast Guard - Jamaicans.com

Lieutenant Jeanine McIntosh photograph by PA2 Andrew Kendrick

Sandra Oh Makes History as the First Asian Actress Nominated for an Emmy in Lead Actress in a Drama

Sandra Oh Makes History as the First Asian Actress Nominated for an Emmy in *This* Category

Sandra Oh Makes History as the First Asian Actress Nominated for an Emmy in Lead Actress in a Drama

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Kamala Harris to Donald Trump Jr: 'You wouldn’t know a joke if one raised you'

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A Day in the Life of the Civil War: The First Killed

The First Killed

The first Union soldier killed by a Confederate soldier was Thornsbury Bailey Brown; he was killed May 22nd 1861 in Taylor County, Virginia. Thornsbury Bailey Brown was born May 15th 1829. He lived in the Taylor County, Virginia. Union Lieutenant Daniel Wilson and Brown, both members of the Grafton Guards; which would become a part of the 2nd West Virginia Infantry, on May 22nd 1861 attended a recruiting rally in Pruntytown, Virginia. The two men were returning to Grafton, Virginia in the…