Black History Crossword

Created
Feb 25, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Famous African American Word Search

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Black History Word Search

Created
Feb 27, 2015
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Carter G. Woodson
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African American History Word Search

Created
Feb 27, 2015
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Word Search
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Toni Morrison
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Mae Jemison
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Famous HBCU Students Word Search

Created
Nov 8, 2015
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Wendy Robinson
Terrence J
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Notable African Americans Crossword

Created
Feb 9, 2017
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

First African American president in the US Obama
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Heavy weight boxing champion 1908 Jack Johnson
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Miss America, 1984 Vanessa Williams
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first black woman Poet Laureate Rita Dove
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Renowned billionnaire 2001, Robert ___________ Johnson
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Black History Crossword

Created
May 15, 2017
Type
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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
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the first African American woman elected to the House of Representatives. Shirley Chisholm
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the first African American woman to go into space aboard the space shuttle Endeavor Dr. Mae Jemison
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Black History Month Word Search

Created
Feb 15, 2015
Type
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boycott
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Harriet Tubman
injustice
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justice
malcolm x
martin luther king jr
Nelson Mandela
oppression
Oprah Winfrey
race riots
Rosa Parks
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sit in movement
slavery
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Black History Month Crossword

Created
Feb 15, 2017
Type
Crossword
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The first African American female millionaire Sarah Rector
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Jan 30, 2017
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Garrett Morgan
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Harriet Tubman
Sojourner Truth
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Duke Ellington
Shirley Chisholm
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Arthur Ashe
Barack Obama
Martin Luther King

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Created
Feb 25, 2016
Type
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This word search contains the following answers:

Alex Haley
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Magic Johnson
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Rosa Parks
Sojourner Truth
Thurgood Marshall

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