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

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