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U.S. Marshals escorting the brave Ruby Bridges. One of the first African Americans to attend a white school.

Ruby Nell Bridges Hall is known as the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She attended William Frantz Elementary School at 3811 North Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117

Mae Jemison, the 1st black woman to fly in Space (1992). Jemison graduated with a dual degree in chemical engineering and African-American Studies and later obtained a Doctor of Medicine and travelled to developing countries to provide primary care

Mae Carol Jemison (born October is an American physician and NASA astronaut. She became the first black woman to travel in space when she went into orbit aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour on September

Eartha Kitt - After expressing her negative views on the war in Vietnam at a White House luncheon, she was effectively blacklisted and didn't work in the States for fully a decade.

Originally born as “Eartha Mae Keith”, this American singer, dancer and actress took the world by storm with her unique singing style and eccentric tastes.

Positive quote: Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward. www.HealthyPlace.com

cool Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to. Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.