Bessie Coleman, the daughter of a poor, southern, African American family, became one of the most famous women and African Americans in aviation history.

Bessie Coleman aka "Brave Bessie" or "Queen Bess”

Bessie Coleman, the daughter of a poor, southern, African American family, became one of the most famous women and African Americans in aviation history. She was the first woman to earn a pilots license.

"Rosie" - Tim Okamura (Canadian, b. 1968), oil on canvas board, 2014 {figurative art strong female standing African-American black woman grunge painting detail drips #loveart} http://timokamura.com

Powerful Portraits Spotlight Black and Brown Women of New York

Rosie Tim Okamura Canadian b 1968 oil on canvas board 2014 {figurative art strong female standing African-American black

Quvenzhané Wallis is the first African-American child actor to earn an Oscar nomination, and the first person born in the 21st century to receive an Academy Award nomination.

Quvenshané Wallis, youngest actress to receive an Oscar nomination for "Hushpuppy" in "Beasts of the Southern Wild". First major child celebrity to be the face of a luxury brand;

Black Media Company Releases First Animated Series That Teaches Children Authentic African American History

My Sister's Keeper! 99 Amazing Black Woman-Owned Businesses That You Should Support (Handbag Brands, Nail Polish Brands, Haircare/ Skincare Brands, Jewelry Brands, and More)

shoulder-length curly African American style

50 Best Eye-Catching Long Hairstyles for Black Women

Harriet  Tubman, an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery.

Harriet Tubman became famous as a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad during the turbulent Born a slave on Maryland's eastern shore, she endured the harsh existence of a field hand, including brutal beatings. In 1849 she fled slavery, despite a

Famous African American Women | Famous Black Women Entrepreneurs --The African American Heritage told ...

Famous Black Women Entrepreneurs --The African American Heritage told By Gramps James

Maya Angelou is a poet and award-winning author known for her acclaimed memoir I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and her numerous poetry and essay collections. Author, Civil Rights Activist, Poet

Amanda Smith, an African-American woman employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company.  Between 1940 and 1944, approximately one million civilian African Americans entered the labor force; 600,000 of them were female. The proportion of black women in industrial occupations almost tripled during the war, rising from 6.5 to 18 percent. Los Angeles-area aircraft plants were among the first to offer them employment.

18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II

Women in the War Industry Amanda Smith, an African-American woman employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company. Between 1940 and approximately one million civilian African Americans entered the labor force; of them were female.

Dorothy Dandridge, -- Dorothy Jean Dandridge was an African-American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer. She is perhaps best known for being the first black actress to be nominated for an Academy Award

Dorothy Dandridge/ No offense to anyone who loves Marilyn Monroe, but she has so much beauty how can you ppl not see that? I swear black women dont get enough credit!

Pinterest
Search