Ophelia DeVore (1922 – 2014) was the first Black model in the United States who helped establish the Grace Del Marco Agency, one of…
Steph and Seth Curry in 2019 became the first brothers to play against one another in the NBA Western Conference Finals.
Sir W. Arthur Lewis (1915-1991) is the first and only black person to win a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1979.
Jackie Aina became the first black YouTuber -and first YouTuber ever- to win an NAACP Image Award in 2018.
Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000) was the first Black person to be represented by a New York Gallery in 1941.