Michele A. Roberts born in 1956 became the first woman executive director of the National Basketball Players Association in 2014. She is also…
Wilton Gregory born 12/7/1947 first Black cardinal in the United States, appointed 2020.
Olaudah Equiano 1745 – 31 March 1797 also known as Gustavus Vassa was a writer and abolitionist. Enslaved in the United States twice,…
Aerrion Burnett, 37, Black transgender woman found dead of a gunshot wound on 9/19/2020 in Independence, Missouri.
Mia Green, 29, Black transgender woman, shot on 9/28/2020 and killed in Philadelphia.
Brooklyn DeShuna, 20, Black transgender woman, shot in the head and found dead 10/7/2020 in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Ofentse Pitse born 1992 first woman Black South African to own and conduct the first all-black orchestra