Former Slave Turned Inventor Patented Technology Still Being Used in Lawn Mowers Today
Yusuke Was a Former Slave From Africa Who Became Japan's First Black Samurai in the 1500s
Before Becoming an Actor, Forest Whitaker Wanted to Be an Opera Singer
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