Who was the first black baseball player in Major League Baseball?
What NBA player transitioned into the first black coach in the NBA ?
won three gold medals despite being diagnosed with polio in the 1960 Olympics
A gold medal-winning black Gymnast called The Flying Squirrel
Which black tennis player was the first to win three grand slam titles
He achieved simultaneous excellence in two professional sports which were MLB and NFL
He was one of the greatest boxers and he was also an activist
The first player signed to the WNBA was ________
__________ was one of the first African American women to represent their country in the Olympics
What NBA player is regarded as one of the best to ever play and won six rings?
Only nba player to score a hundred points in one game
First nba player to average a triple-double for a season
What team won eight consecutive nba championships
What college team won eighty-eight straight games
Who broke Wilt Chamberlain scoring record in 1984
Who was the main reason the Chicago Bulls won 6 nba championship
Who won the first four WNBA championship
in 1992 who won Rookie of the year
What player skipped college and joined the Lakers when he was 18
what WNBA team won the first four WNBA Championship
Who was Magic Johnson rivarly
What was Oscar Robertson nickname
who invented basketball
Why did Magic Johnson team up with Larry Bird
Who won the first women's NCAA tournament
What league formed to compete against the NBA
In 1951 what did the NBA hold it's first of
What was held in 1939
what was introduced in 1954
how many teams did shaq play for
Rhythm-and-blues singer, and an actress became an overnight R&B sensation.
The first African-American player in the modern major leagues.
He excelled at track and field events. At the 1936 Olympic games in Berlin, he astounded the world and upset Hitler's "Aryan" theories by equaling the world mark in the 100-meter race, breaking world records in the 200-meter race and in the broad jump, and winning the 400-meter relay race.
He was the first black to sit on the high court (Supreme Court).
Became a teacher at age 16. taught her students woodworking, sewing, cooking, and gardening, as well as academics.
Became the first African American and one of the first women to publish a book of poetry in the colonies, doing so in 1773. mastered Latin and Greek, going on to write highly acclaimed poetry.
Religious leader; director of NAACP.
His work in chemistry revolutionized the meatpacking industry. His research led to improved curing salts, which led to improved meat preservation. He also discovered a method for sterilizing spices, which had applications in other fields. His methods are today used to sterilize medicine, medical supplies, and cosmetics. In addition, he patented a method that dramatically cut the amount of time necessary to cure meats. Instead of a six to fifteen-day period, meats could be cured in hours.
44th president of the U.S. The first black U.S. president.
The rapper who made the hit album Get Rich or Die Tryin; he survived being shot 9 times.
He played professionally with the San Francisco 49ers, the Oakland Raiders, and the Seattle Seahawks. He became the NFL's oldest wide receiver and one of its greatest players. At his retirement, he held numerous career records. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010.
First major black promoter who has controlled heavyweight title off and on since 1978; Don King is an eccentric boxing promoter known for his wild hair and the titanic bouts he arranges.
Professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time. He has been one of the highest-paid athletes in the world for several years.
American folk painter known for his depictions of African American life and of the horrors of war.His first large canvas was an eloquent protest against war, End of the War.
Intelligent fugitive slave who was also an abolitionist.
1960 Olympic gold medalist boxer who became the world heavyweight champion. His flamboyant boxing style and outspoken stances on social issues made him a controversial figure during the 1960s and early 1970s.
Actor and comedian who was the voiceover for the donkey in the animated Shrek, Shrek 2, and Shrek the Third. His role of James “Thunder” Early in Dreamgirls received rave reviews and several award nominations. He also had roles in movies such as 48 Hours and Beverly Hills Cop.
Emmy Award-winning television talk-show host, actress and producer. She was the first African-American women to reach billionaire status.
Comedian and actor who was the voiceover for Marty the zebra in Madagascar and Madagascar 2. His 1996 HBO special, Bring the Pain, won him a wide audience and two Emmy awards. He also hosted the 77th Academy Awards Show.
Actor with leading roles in the blockbusters Independence Day, Men in Black, Men in Black II, Wild Wild West, etc.
a shot where you jump close by the basket
another term of bouncing the ball
to throw the ball to a teammate
the team that won the nba finals last year
a way to switch hands in the middle of dribbling
one of the best basketball players of all time
when you take the ball from your oponent
finals mvp 2015-16
has the most nba championship rings
played 20 whole years with the los angeles lakers
the tallest nba center of all time
the shortest nba player of all time
heviest player in nba history (375 pounds)
who was the youngest player to play in the nba (18 years and 6 days)
the most points in an nba career (38,387)
the nba team with the most chapionships (14)
tennis player Arthur who won Wimbeldon in 1975
3-time heavyweight champion known as the Greatest (2 words)
gymynast Nadia who scored seven perfect 10's in the 1975 olympics
__________ League Baseball
___________ Lou Retton (gymast who won gold in the All-Around at the 1984 Olympics)
cyclist Armstrong who won the Tour de France in 1999 and 2000
Hockey Hall-of-Famer Gordie
really big battles
she was named U.S. Soccer's Female Athlete of the Year for 5 consecutive years (1994-1998): 2 words
the thrill of victory and the _________ of defeat
swimmer Thorpe who won gold at the 2000 Olympics
Dolphins quarterback Dan who holds several passing records
former New York City sports stadium
Jackie who was the first African-American player in Major League Baseball
golfer Ben who won the U.S. Open in 1950, 1951, and 1953
Sammy Sosa's team
"______ out!" (umpire's shout!)
person who uses a bow and arrow
cross country and downhill
"take me out to the ____________ game"
jumping off a high board
using a board in the ocean
game where you can get stikes, spares, and a turkey
ice, puck, and stick
inflated oblong ball
a playing field where sports events take place
game for two players who each have 12 pieces; the object is to jump over and so capture the opponent's pieces
building that contains a surface for ice skating or roller skating
extend one's body or limbs
athletic facility equipped for sports or physical training
What is the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitors?
The Olympic games are held every __ years.
The creation of the ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, __.
The __ Olympic games include competitions on ice and other winter sports.
The __ Olympic games are designed for teenage athletes.
Who was the first to call the games "Olympic"?
The Olympics __ Zeus and Pelopes.
What city was the 2012 Olympics held?
What country won the most medals in the 2012 Olympics?
__ is an Olympic sport that didn't begin until 2016.
In 2016, the Olympic games were held in what city in Brazil?
How many nations participated in the 2016 Olympic games?
Who officially opened the 2016 Olympic games?
Who has won the most Olympic medals?
One of the 5 gymnast who won Gold in the 2012 Olympics.
Reigning world champion in track and field.
What country won the most medals in wrestling at the 2016 Olympic games?
Baseball and __ were dropped from the Olympic games at one point in history.
How may Olympic sports were held in the very first Olympic games?
There are how many Olympic rings?
Soviet gymnast named the "Darling of Munich" in the 1972 Olympic games
The first person to score a perfect ten in Olympic history - 1976
The first U.S. man or woman to win the all-around Olympic title in 1984.
2008 Olympic balance beam gold medalist; Team, all-around and floor exercise silver medalist.
Russian American 2008 Olympic All-Around Gold Medal
An Olympic star in 1968, this gymnast retired and became a stage and television actress. She is most noted for the role of Peter Pan,
The first African-American woman to win an individual Olympic medal in artistic gymnastics, and the first black person of any nationality or gender to win an Olympic gold medal in gymnastics.
Having won a combined total of nineteen Olympic and World Championship medals, she is the most decorated American gymnast,
The 1996 Olympic competition was highlighted by this gymnast sticking a vault while injured to ensure the U.S. victory
The first African American or the first of African descent of any nationality in Olympic history to become the individual all-around champion.
With four Olympic gold medals, she set an American record for most gold medals in women’s gymnastics at a single Games.
She competed at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics, won seven total Olympic medals, the most of any American female gymnast. She won five medals in 1992 and added two more in 1996.
She was a member and captain of both the 2012 "Fierce Five" and 2016 "Final Five" U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics which won their respective team competitions.
She competed as a member of the U.S. women's gymnastics team at the 2016 Summer Olympics, winning gold in the team event and silver on the balance beam. She appeared on season 23 of Dancing with the Stars and won the Mirrorball Trophy.
The first African American female millionaire
11 time world champion at the Olympic Games
First African American MLB player
One of the first African American NFL players in the league
"King of Pop"
Civil rights leader known for not giving up her seat in Birmingham, Alabama
Famous rapper and clothing line franchisee
Former First Lady of the US; graduated from Harvard University
Two time democratic presidential candidate; founded PUSH
Successful t.v. Hostess, producer, and media proprietor
NBA player who is a 3 time NBA championship holder
Former POTUS from 2008-2016
Appointed national spokes person for the Nation of Islam
One of the most famous and influential African American poets and writers
President of freedoms bank
Founded the NAACP; African American sociologists who attended Harvard
Famous boxer who won the WBA, WBC, and lineal heavyweight title
Most remembered player from the Chicago bulls
First African American to receive his PhD
Successful singer and songwriter; was a part of new edition
Most important skill in dodgeball
Name of the person placed around a trampoline
Surname of famous Scottish tennis player
You might use them in the gym to build muscle
A skill in volleyball
Number of players in a professional basketball game
Football team who won last year's English Premier League
Surname of Famous Portugese footballer
Name of a sport that takes place in a velodrome
In netball, what does GA stand for?
In which sport might you do a lay-up?
How you start a game of badminton, volleyball and table tennis
Famous sports brand
First name of famous female American tennis player
High Intensity __________ Training
The colour associated with Liverpool FC
Surname of the Head of PE
Which sport would you find backstoke and butterfly?
The home of the Scotland rugby team
The colour associated of Lockhart house
Used in hockey to pass the ball
4 lettered martial art
Nationality of Usain Bolt
Oldest tennis tournament in the world
Number of players in a hockey team
Number of miles in a half marathon
First name of famous long distance British runner
What you win if you come 1st, 2nd or 3rd in a race
The colour of belt you would wear if you had mastered your martial art
Machine that allows you to run whilst staying in the same place
What country hosted the first summer games
What is the highest level of medal an athlete can recieve?
Played with a net usually on sand
Medal given to athletes that come in second place
Played with rackets and a net
Matches are played inside of a ring, gloves are worn
These five things represent the symbol of the Olympics
This is lit at the opening ceremony and carried around the city
This was the city where the first games took place
Sport preformed on a bike
Sport preformed in water
Medal given to athletes completing in third place
Instrument used in archery
Race equalling 26.2 miles
Where is the olympic torch lit
Competition used to see who can lift more weight
Played with swords
This game is played with a club and ball
This sport judges you on falling from high points
In this sport you make moves with paddles
Used for the flame during the Olympic ceremonies.
Is a symbol for the five continents and the unity between them.
The arena where the games are held.
The ancient Greeks dedicated the Olympics to ______
The Olympics occur every_____years.
Which country has received the most gold medals (since 1896)
Country were Usain Bolt is from.
During the Olympics the athletes live in the Olympic______
What the top three winners of each event receive.
An Olympic event containing three events.
The metal used in the second place medals
The metal used in the first place medals
The metal used in the third place medals.
American swimmer with the most Olympic medals.
The 2020 Olympics will be held in_______
Where were the 2016 Summer Olympics held?
This sport is what made Tiger Woods famous.
This sport involves fighting with long thin swords.
The beginning of the Olympics.
An American gymnast who won the vault and the floor in the 2016 Olympics in Rio
This event involves a small ball and a table.
This event is mostly played at the beach.
Americans call it soccer.
An event that includes four runners with a baton.