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Black History Bowl
, he was the
first African- American Episcopal Priest
ordained in the United States. Name him.
born in Silver, South Carolina
and became the first African-American to
at the U.S. Open in 1950 and at Wimbledon in 1951. Name her.
Who was the
first black player signed
by a team in the National Basketball Association (NBA)?
Chuck Cooper (1951)
In 1822, he planned one of the most extensive revolts
ever recorded but was betrayed before the plan was executed. Name him.
first black to receive a Ph. D.
from an American University was also the first black selected to Phi Beta Kappa. Name him.
Edward a Bouchet
What are the
names of the first father and son
to play together on a major league baseball team?
Ken Griffey and Ken Griffey, Jr.
his first election
he became the first African-American mayor of a southern city. Name him and the city.
Maynard Jackson. Atlanta, GA
A lawyer, educator, and poet,
she was the first black American woman to be ordained an Episcopal priest. She authored the books,
Song in a Wary Throat, Proud Shoes, and Dark Testament.
He was named
judge of the Superior Court
of North Carolina in 1970 and this appointment made him the first black judge in the state's history.
Sammie Chess, Jr.
Black pianist James P. Johnson
is credited with making the first jazz solo piano recording. What was it?
first song of Black American music
that was made into a recording.
"Crazy Blues" (1920)