Philip B. Downing, a black man, created the first protective postal mailbox in Before then, mailboxes were semi open which exposed mail to thieves stealing it and to being destroyed by the natural elements like rain and snow.
On March 1957 Ghana was the first black African country to gain independence. Dr Kwame Nkrumah was the first prime minister of Ghana and in his first speech said "Ghana, your beloved country is free forever" Also a Sigma!
Booker Taliaferro Washington was an African-American educator, author, orator, and adviser to presidents of the United States. Between 1890 and Washington was the dominant leader in the US African-American community.
John H. Johnson, Founder of Ebony and Jet Magazines, Johnson Publishing (Chicago)most esteem and oldest Corporations Since 1971 African American self esteem magazine black Britains to be closed soon permanently.
Amazing Buck Franklin and brother Matthew Franklin. Americans with Chickasaw and African heritage. Buck Franklin became a lawyer, notably defending survivors of the Tulsa Riots (Oklahoma) in 1921 which had resulted in the murder of 300 Africans