Elizabeth Bessie Coleman (January 1892 April was an American civil aviator. She was the first female pilot of African American descent and the first person of African American descent to hold an international pilot license black-history-facts
12 Amazing Women Who Totally Rocked at Science. Science classrooms need to take a more active role in getting girls interested in science. This provides excellent examples of women that achieved great things in their fields.
Shirley Chisholm- she became the first African-American woman elected to Congress. On January she became the first major-party black candidate for President of the United States and the first woman to run for the Democratic presidential nomination.