Isaac Burns Murphy was the First Person to Ever Win Three Kentucky Derbies
Mary Jackson, the First Black Female Engineer to Work at NASA
What Denzel Washington Learned From his Late Father
Robert H. Lawrence Jr. was the First Black Man to be Trained As an Astronaut
Martin Luther King Jr. Was Once Stabbed During a Book Signing
Quincy Jones Composed the Theme Song for the Popular 70’s “Sanford and Son” TV Sitcom with Redd Foxx
Michael Jackson Wrote "We Are the World" with Lionel Richie
The First African-American Congresswoman Survived Multiple Assassination Attempts When Running for President
John Baxter Taylor, The First African-American Olympic Gold Medalist
Meet the Black Woman Who Helped Create Shockwave, Which Led to Animated GIFs
Bryant Gumbel Was the First Black Person to Host a TV Network’s Morning Show
Stevie Wonder was the First Black Artist to Win a GRAMMY for “Album of the Year”
Nat King Cole Was the 1st Black Person to Have His Own Nationally-Syndicated TV Show on NBC
 Johnny Grier, the NFL’s First Black Referee
Jane Cooke Wright, M.D., an African American Who Pioneered The Advancement of Cancer Medicine
Despite Being Born a Free Black Woman, Sarah Parker Remond Fought Against Slavery
Meet William Leidesdorff, America’s First Biracial Millionaire
Sojourner Truth Was 29-Years Old When She Escaped Slavery with Her Young Daughter