Audrey F. Manley 2nd black Surgeon General of the U.S. 1994.
Deratu Tulu 1st Ethiopian to win Olympic gold, 1992.
Dr. David Satcher, 1998, 2nd black Surgeon General appointed, 1st black male appointed.
Ronald McNair, 2nd black in space, 1978, and first Baha'i.
Katherine Dunham known as the matriarch and queen mother of modern black dance.