Hiram Revels was the 1st black male to serve in Congress and become Senator, 1870.
Iula O. Carter received a patent for a "portable nursery chair" in 1960.
Walter Harris was the 1st black chess master, 1963.
The Dahomey Amazons, were an all-women military regiment of the Kingdom of Dahomey, now Republic of Benin, until the end of the 19th century. The…
Zeke Thomas is a male ambassador of the National Sexual Violence Resource Center.