Three Black Congressmen May John R. Lynch was a Mississippi congressman during the Reconstruction era. Oscar Stanton De Priest served as a U. Representative from Illinois from and Thomas E. Miller served as a South Carolina Congressman in
Navy names Michelle Howard the first female Admiral - The glass ceiling broken again - after Michelle Howard has been named, the first woman in the U. navy"s history, a four star admiral. Along with this honor she's also been prom
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Patrick Francis Healy became a Jesuit. Patrick Francis Healy was the Black person to obtain a Ph. from Louvain University in Belgium & became the black Jesuit, as well as the Black president of Georgetown University in D.