Jamaican-born American chess player Maurice Ashley became the first Black Grandmaster in That same year, he opened the Harlem Chess Center, where he began coaching young chess players
Harlem, New York City in the Fashion styles of hot pants, knee high boots, women's knit top sweater, men's checkered suit and afro hair styles. Can't get any better than this.
The only photo held representing the likeness of Harriet's first husband, John Tubman, a free black man of Maryland, killed after Harriet's escape to freedom. Harriet's suspected age in this photo is about 30 years.
Carl Maxie Brashear (January 1931 – July was a United States Navy sailor. He was the first African American to become a U. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970 despite also having an amputated left leg.
Jesse Owens Wins Gold In Nazi Germany The 1936 Berlin Olympic Games were marked by Hitler's desire to showcase Aryan supremacy and American Jesse Owens' refusal to play along. Owens won four gold medals at the games including the long jump.
Kathy Switzer, première femme enregistrée à courir le Boston Marathon in A race official actually tried to grab her and yank her out of the race, but her friends helped her. Les femmes y furent officiellement admises en