Shirley Chisholm- she became the first African-American woman elected to Congress. On January she became the first major-party black candidate for President of the United States and the first woman to run for the Democratic presidential nomination.
In Ella Williams from Laurence County, South Carolina was born. Barely missing by a few months, she was born a free woman. She would grow, and grow, and then grow some more until she would be known as the world’s tallest woman “African Giantess”.
African American History Inventors List! You will be suprise at what black inventors created that we use today
“This incredible woman is Claudia Gordon, Claudia Gordon, the first Black deaf female attorney in the U., has been an advocate for people with disabilities since high school. It was her desire to address societal barriers faced by.
Sarah & Angelina Grimke, born to a slave-owning supreme-court judge in Charleston. They fled north, where their deep personal revulsion of slavery led them to become the first females to speak in public in the US.
Hidden Figures reveals story of black female Nasa scientists
Mary Winston Jackson (April 1921 – February was an American mathematician and aerospace engineer at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), which later became the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Alice Augusta Ball – Developed an injectable oil extract that was the most effective treatment of leprosy until the She was the first woman and first African American to graduate from the University of Hawaii with a master's degree