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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

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Famous Firsts Crossword

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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

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Famous Firsts Crossword

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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

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Black History Month Crossword

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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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Famous Firsts Black History Month Crossword

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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

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Black History Crossword

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First U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall
First black female astronaut Mae Jemison
Developed the first blood bank Charles Drew
First black to win the Oscar award Hattie McDaniel
Founder of the COGIC Bishop Mason
Discovered the North Pole Matthew Henson
First Black cable channel BET
First black woman to be crowned Miss America Vanessa Williams
First black to win Wimbledon Tennis Championship Althea Gibson
First black mass-circulated magazine Ebony
First black millionaire Madam CJ Walker
The richest woman in the USA Oprah Winfrey
First black heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson
First black to run for US president Shirley Chisholm
First black to have a network TV show Nat King Cole
Currently serves as President of the USA Barack Obama

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Black History Crossword

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a noted African American historian, scholar, educator, and publisher and creator of black history month Carter G. Woodson
first African-American man to hold the World Heavyweight Champion boxing title in 1908 Jack Johnson
the first black man to become a lawyer in Ohio when he passed the Bar in 1854 John Mercer Langston
first African American ever appointed to the United States Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
developed 300 derivative products from peanuts among them cheese, milk, coffee, flour George Washington Carver
developed 300 derivative products from peanuts among them cheese, milk, coffee, flour, ink George Washington Carver
the first African American ever elected to the United States Senate. Hiram Rhodes Revels
the first African American woman elected to the House of Representatives. Shirley Chisholm
the first African-American performer to win an Academy Award Hattie McDaniel
the first African American woman to go into space aboard the space shuttle Endeavor Dr. Mae Jemison
America’s first self-made woman to become a millionaire Madam CJ Walker
a group of African American leaders joined together to form a new permanent civil rights organization NAACP

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African American History Word Search

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Toni Morrison
Isabel Wilkerson
Mae Jemison
Bonnie St. John
Althea Gibson
Vonetta Flowers
Phylicia Rashad
Suzan-Lori Parks
Hattie McDaniel
Juanita HallMal Goode
Daniel Hale Williams
Benjamin S. Carson
Mary Eliza Mahoney
Autherine Lucy
Vivian Malone Jones
Benjamin Sterling Turner
William R Pettiford
Demetrius Newton
Terri Sewell

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Famous African American Word Search

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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

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Civil Rights Crossword

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Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks

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Black History Month Crossword

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The first African American female millionaire Sarah Rector
11 time world champion at the Olympic Games Usain Bolt
First African American MLB player Jackie Robinson
One of the first African American NFL players in the league Jim Brown
"King of Pop" Michael Jackson
Civil rights leader known for not giving up her seat in Birmingham, Alabama Rosa Parks
Famous rapper and clothing line franchisee Kanye West
Former First Lady of the US; graduated from Harvard University Michelle Obama
Two time democratic presidential candidate; founded PUSH Jesse Jackson
Successful t.v. Hostess, producer, and media proprietor Oprah Winfrey
NBA player who is a 3 time NBA championship holder Lebron James
Former POTUS from 2008-2016 Batak Obama
Appointed national spokes person for the Nation of Islam Malcom X
One of the most famous and influential African American poets and writers Maya Angelou
President of freedoms bank Frederick Douglass
Founded the NAACP; African American sociologists who attended Harvard WEB DuBois
Famous boxer who won the WBA, WBC, and lineal heavyweight title Muhammad Ali
Most remembered player from the Chicago bulls Scottie Pippen
First African American to receive his PhD Edward A. Bouchet
Successful singer and songwriter; was a part of new edition Bobby Brown

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