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Old 01-18-2009, 08:17 AM   #1
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Sunday Special- Black History

Sunday Special- Black History
A Quiz on Afro American "Firsts"........

FIRST BLACK......
1. awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature (1993)
2. Regular cast member at the Metropolitan Opera House (1955)
3. to win a Grammy (1958)
4. Miss America (1984)
5. female Grammy winner (1958)
6. Academy Award winner (1940)
7. U.S. Ambassador to United Nations (1977)
8. Supreme Court Justice (1967)
9. Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989)
10. Woman in the Senate (1992)
11. Network TV show host (1960)
12. Head Coach in any professional sport (1966) (Hint; Basketball)
13. Major League Baseball Coach (1975)
14. Heavyweight Boxing Champ (1908)
15. Masters Golf Champion (1997)
16. Mayor of a major American City (1967) (Hint; Cleveland)
17. Major League Baseball Player (20th Century) (1947)
18. to enroll at University of Mississippi (1962)
19. Congresswoman (1968)
20. to win at Wimbledon (1957)
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1. Toni Morrison
2. Marion Anderson
3. Count Basie
4. Vanessa Williams
5. Ella Fitzgerald
6. Hattie McDaniel
7. Andrew Young
8. Thurgood Marshall
9. Colin Powell
10. Carol Mosley-Braun
11. Nat "King" Cole
12. Bill Russell
13. Frank Robinson
14. Jack Johnson
15. Tiger Woods
16. Carl Stokes
17. Jackie Robinson
18. James Meredith
19. Shirley Chisholm
20. Althea Gibson

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