Isabel Wilkerson, author of the masterpiece book: The Warmth of Other Suns won the Pulitzer Prize in journalism. She studied journalism at Howard University where she was editor-in-chief for the Howard University Hilltop student newspaper.
Walter S. McAfee is the African American mathematician and physicist who first calculated the speed of the moon. McAfee participated in Project Diana in the - a U. Army program, created to determine whether a high frequency radio signal could.
Race/Ethnicity: "A Chosen Exile" Black People Passing in White America. Albert Johnston passed in order to practice medicine. After living as leading citizens in Keene, N., the Johnstons revealed their true racial identity, and became national news.
Jane Bolin - was the first African American female judge in the United States. She was the first black woman to graduate from Yale University School of Law and the first to be admitted to the New York City Bar Association.
Separate but Equal: Segregation in the Public Schools -- The Brown Family - Brown vs. Board of Education Topeka, Kansas -- In the Supreme Court decided the landmark case of Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka.
Jonathan Myrick Daniels (March 1939 – August was an Episcopal seminarian and civil rights activist and marched with MLK across the bridge in Selma. was shot and killed saving a fellow civil rights activist shortly after the march