Vivian Malone Jones 1942-2005. The University of Alabama’s first Black graduate in 1963.
Travers J. Bell 1942-1988 founder of first Black firm on New York Stock Exchange in 1971. aka “The Father of Black Investing”
“Under One Roof” first Black prime time television drama in 1995.
Spotswood William Robinson III, 1916 - 1998. In 1964 first Black judge for the Federal District Court in D.C. and in 1966 first…
Anne-Marie Johnson born 1962 elected first national vice president of the Screen Actors Guild in 2008.
Frances Thompson, transgender advocate, 1840 – 1876.
Madeline Morgan Chicago school teacher who in 1942 introduced Black History into the curriculum.