profeminist: ““❤ these photos of Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monáe and Octavia Spencer dressed as their characters in Fox “Hidden Figures”! In the film, which will tell the true story of the African American women mathematicians who were behind.
Mae Jemison Becomes First African American Woman in Space On this day in Dr. Mae Jemison became the first African American woman to travel through space. She served as Mission Specialist aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour on
Girl Scouts of America - troop for African American girls was formed in 1917 & by the GSUSA began a national effort to desegregate all Girl Scout troops. In Martin Luther King Jr. described the Girl Scouts as "a force for desegregation.
Nora Douglas Holt: active during the roaring Nora Holt was a musician and singer who composed over 200 pieces. In 1918 she was the first African American woman to earn her master’s degree from Chicago Musical College.
The First Black Cover Girl: Donyale Luna! Donyale Luna (January 1945 - May The first notable African American fashion model and the first black cover girl. She also appeared in several films, most notably as the title role in Salome.
You Got This - African American Girl with Natural Hair Art Print, Wall Decor