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Meet the First Black Electrical Engineer Who Owned More Than 60 Patents
Meet Annie Malone, the Millionaire Black Hair Care Icon Who Owned Several Mansions
Meet Maggie Lena Walker, the First African American Woman to Own a Bank
It Took Only 16 Hours to Destroy Black Wall Street — 1,000 Black-Owned Businesses and Homes!
Meet the Founder of the Oldest and Largest Black-Owned Life Insurance Company
The History of the First African American Fire Company in Chicago
Meet Wall Street's First Black Millionaire
This Former Slave Invented a Unique Propeller For Steamboats But Wasn’t Allowed to Patent It
Did Colonel Sanders Steal His KFC Recipe From a Black Woman Named Miss Childress?
Atlanta’s First Black Millionaire Started Out as a Barber
A Black Woman Invented the First Home Security System With TV Surveillance in 1966
A Stitch in Time: 4 Black Designers Who Made Fashion History
5 Black Inventors Who Made Their Mark on Society
The Oldest African-American Owned Business in the United States
Sarah Rector Was Just 11-Years Old When She Became the Richest Girl in America in 1913
George Washington Carver Did Not Invent Peanut Butter -- But He Did Invent 300 Ways to Use Peanuts (and Sweet Potatoes)!
The First 6 African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires
The Recipe For Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Was Actually Invented By a Black Man — A Former Slave!
Meet the Black Woman Who Created VOIP — The Technology Behind Skype, Zoom and More!