Há noventa e oito anos nascia em Tuskegge, no estado do Alabama, Rosa Parks, considerada a mãe dos direitos civis dos norte-americanos. Rosa Louise McCauley, popularmente conhecida por Rosa Parks, era uma simples costureira que se tornou famosa por ter se recusado com veemência a ceder o seu lugar no ônibus a um branco. O …
In 1925 Langston Hughes was working as a busboy at Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. He took the job to support himself while writing. By this time, "Weary Blues" and other poems had already been published in magazines and newspapers.
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Willa Brown Chappell , born in 1906 . In 1938 , she became the first woman Black pilot licensed in the united states and in 1943 , the first African American Woman to possess a commercial pilot and mechanic's licence
Rev. Dr. Pauli Murray became the first African American woman to be ordained an Episcopal priest in 1977 at the age of 67, the first Black deputy attorney general in the state of California in 1945, the first Black American to receive a J.S.D. from Yale Law School in 1965, and graduated first (and the only woman) in her Howard University Law School class in 1944.