Type
Crossword
Description

Became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era. Jackie Robinson
Was the Supreme Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice. Thurgood Marshall
Became the first African American to attend the University of Mississippi. James Meredith
An American singer who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. Nat King Cole
Was the first African American to be so honored in the history of the prize. Ralph J Bunche
Was the first published African-American female poet. Phillis Wheatley
Was the first African American to serve in the U.S. Hiram Revels
Was the first African American to travel in space. Guion Bluford
Was the first black millionairess in America, invented the world's first hair- straightening formula. Madame CJ Walker
Was the first leader of Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington

Famous Firsts Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Received 1965 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel Ralph Bunche
An associate Justice of the Supreme Courts or the United States from 1967-1991 Thurgood Marshall
Dominant leader in the African American community between 1890 and 1915 Booker Washington
American aerospace engineer Guion Bluford
Minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church Hiram Revels
First African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era Jackie Robinson
Civil Rights movement figure James Meredith
American singer originally known as a leading jazz pianist Nat King Cole
African American entrepreneur and social activist Madam C J Walker
First published African American female poet Phillis Wheatley

Black History Month Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The first African American to play major league baseball. Jackie Robinson
The first African American to travel into space. Guion Bluford
The first African American to host television series . (Singer and Musician) Nat King Cole
The first African American supreme court justice. Thurgood Marshall
The first African American to serve in congress. (Senator) Hiram Revels
The first African American to be awarded the Nobel peace prize. Ralph J Bunche
The first African American woman to be be a self-made millionaire. Madame C J Walker
The first African American to dine at the White House. (Educator and Author) Booker T Washington
The first African American to attended the University of Mississippi. James Meredith
The first African American women to publish poetry. Phillis Wheatley

Famous Firsts Black History Month Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was the first published African-American female poet? Phillis Wheatley
Who was the first African-American Senator in the U.S. Congress? Hiram Revels
Who was the first African-American to receive a Nobel Peace Prize for his mediation in Israel? Ralph Bunche
Who was the first African-American performer to host a variety TV series? Nat King Cole
Who was the first African-American in space? Guion Bluford
Who was the first African-American female to be a millionaire and specialized in hair products for black women? Madam C. J. Walker
Who was the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era? Jackie Robinson
Who was an African-American leader during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and founded Tuskegee University? Booker T. Washington
Who was the first African-American to be justice of the Supreme Court? Thurgood Marshall
Who was a civil rights activist who became the first African-American to attend the University of Mississippi? James Meredith

Black History Month (Teen) Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Hank Aaron
Guion Bluford
Ralph J Bunche
Booker T Washington
Thurgood Marshall
James Meredith
Phillis Wheatley
Hiram Revels
Sojourner Truth
Madame CJ Walker
Sidney Poitier
Jackie Robinson
Jesse Owens
Bass Reeves
Ella Fitzgerald
WEB Dubois
Tiger Woods
Ruby Bridges
Rosa Parks
Michelle Obama
Maya Angelou
Martin Luther King Jr
Mae C Jemison
Harriet Tubman
Halle Berry
Gearge Washintion Carver
Frederick Douglass
Bessie Coleman
Barack Obama
Alexandre Dumas

Famous Firsts Black History Month Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was the first African-American to receive a Nobel Piece Prize for his mediation in Israel? RalphJBunche
Who was the first African-American to be a justice of the Supreme Court? ThurgoodMarshall
Who was the first African-American performer to host a variety TV series? NatKingCole
Who was the first published African-American female poet? PhillisWheatley
Who was the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era? JackieRobinson
Who was the first African-American In space? GuionBluford
Who was the first African-American female to be a millionaire and specialized in hair products for black women? MadameCJWalker
Who was the first African-American Senator in the U.S. Congress? HiramRevels
Who was an African-American leader during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and founded Tuskegee University? BookerTWashington
Who was a civil rights activist who became the first African-American to attend the University of Mississippi? JamesMeredith

Notable African Americans Crossword

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Crossword
Description

First African American president in the US Obama
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell
Heavy weight boxing champion 1908 Jack Johnson
First African American millionaire Madame CJ Walker
He was elected to the baseball hall of fame in 1962 Jackie Robinson
Miss America, 1984 Vanessa Williams
Received an Oscar in 1940, Gone With the Wind Hattie McDaniel
Network television host 1956 Nat King Cole
the first black astronaut to travel in space Mae Jemison
Inventor of the blood blank Charles Drew
Considered the founder of African-American literature. Phillis Wheatley
first black woman Poet Laureate Rita Dove
First African American portrayed on a postage stamp Booker T Washington
Renowned billionnaire 2001, Robert ___________ Johnson
Golf champion, _________ Woods Tiger

Famous African Americans Crossword

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Crossword
Description

First African American President of the United States. Barack Obama
Famous African American poet, she was also an author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou
Known for his famous "I Have A Dream" speech. Martin Luther King Jr
Known for the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Rosa Parks
Amazing blues singer nicknamed "The Empress of Blues." Bessie Smith
Very talented jazz trumpeter. Louis Armstrong
African American historian, literary critic, filmmaker, and public intellectual. Dr Henry Gates Jr
He wanted equal rights for all African Americans. W E B DuBois
He wanted vocational and educational rights for African Americans, he also founded Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington
He was composer, a pianist, and band leader of a jazz orchestra. Duke Ellington

Black History Month Word Search

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Word Search
Description

african american
barack obama
boycott
civil rights
desegreation
discrimination
diversity
equality
freedom rides
jim crow
justice
martin luther king jr
nat turner
racism
rosa park
segreation
sit-ins
slaves
sncc
thurgood marshall

Famous African American Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Al Sharpton
Barack Obama
Barry Bonds
Beyonce
Dorothy Height
Fredrick Douglas
George Washington Carver
Harriet Tubman
jesse jackson
Jesse Jackson
John Lewis
Josephine Baker
Langston Hughes
Madame CJ Walker
Mae Jemison
Marian Anderson
Maya angelou
Michelle obama
Nikki Giovanni
Oprah Winfrey
Rosa Parks
Ruby Bridges
Serena Williams
Shirley Chisolm
Sojourner Truth
Thurgood Marshall
WEB Dubois
Wilma Rudolph

African American History Month Bingo

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Bingo Cards
Description

Hank Aaron
Ira Aldridge
Muhammad Ali
Richard Allen
Marian Anderson
Maya Angelou
Carl Marshall
Crispus Attucks
James Baldwin
Benjamin Banneker
Amiri Baraka
uion Bluford
Arna Bontemps
Edward W. Brooke
Gwendolyn Brooks
Ralph Bunche
John Coltrane
Alexander Crummell
Countee Cullen
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.
Martin R. Delany
Frederick Douglass
Charles Drew
W. E. B. Du Bois
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Katherine Dunham
Duke Ellington
James Forten
John Hope Franklin
Henry Highland Garnet
Marcus Garvey
Prince Hall
Fannie Lou Hamer
Lorraine Hansberry
Dorothy Height
Matthew Henson
Mae Jemison
Jack Johnson
James Weldon Johnson
John H. Johnson
Percy Julian
Ernest Just
Maulana Karenga
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Michael Lawrence Lake
Thurgood Marshall
Claude McKay
Garrett Morgan
Toni Morrison
Elijah Muhammad
Jesse Owens
Rosa Parks
Philip Randolph
Hiram Revels
Paul Robeson
Jackie Robinson
John Russwurm
William Monroe Trotter
Sojourner Truth
Harriet Tubman
Kwame Ture
Henry McNeal Turner
Nat Turner
David Walker
Booker T. Washington
Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Phillis Wheatley
Walter F. White
Roy Wilkins
Daniel Hale Williams
August Wilson
Tiger Woods
Carter G. Woodson
Richard Wright
Malcolm X

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