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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African-American_women_in_politics

Despite the fact that elements of the Black Power ... African-American women quickly found a voice in the ...

hellobeautiful.com/1704045/30-black-female-leaders-you-should-know-about-2

Feb 5, 2014 ... From sport to literature, politics to art, black women have been there and ... Robin was the first African American woman to serve as the head of ...

thesource.com/2016/03/07/15-black-women-in-history-that-have-changed-the-world

Mar 7, 2016 ... The perm machine made Marjorie the first Black woman in history to ... of the few places where African-Americans could get a college degree.

www.biography.com/people/groups/african-american-firsts-women

Explore Biography.com's collection of pioneering African-American women with indelible legacies, including Charlotte E. Ray, Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, ...

www.livingly.com/Black+Women+Who+Changed+History

Actress Hattie McDaniel was born in 1895 in Kansas and was the youngest of 13 children. By 1925, she became the very first African-American woman on the ...

www.pbs.org/black-culture/explore/black-women-in-history

Be inspired by exceptional women who have evolved civil rights and women's ... First black principal ballerina at the American Ballet Theatre on her historic rise.

mic.com/articles/110702/9-influential-women-in-black-history-you-won-t-hear-about-in-school

Feb 18, 2015 ... But Selma also introduced many Americans to black women who directly influenced organizing efforts at the time, like Annie Lee Cooper, ...

www.more.com/lifestyle/culture-causes/10-most-iconic-african-american-women

These 10 African American women knew how to get things done. more ... Black History Month dates back to 1976, when “Negro History Week” was extended to ...

www.forharriet.com/2014/02/27-black-women-activists-everyone.html

Feb 28, 2014 ... The contributions of Black women to shaping and changing the world .... Marian Wright Edelman became the first African American woman to ...