Tracey Norman is one of America's 1st black transgender models.
Gabby Douglas is the 1st U.S. gymnast to win gold in both the individual all-around and team competitions at the same Olympics.
Toni Morrison was the 1st black woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, 1993.
Addie L. Wyatt 1st black woman elected officer of an international labor union, Amalgamated Meat Cutters, 1976.
Madam CJ Walker 1st woman and black person to be a self-made millionaire in the U.S.