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BLACK HISTORY #4

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

Explanation

POLITICS

POLITICS

POTPOURRI

POT-

POURRI

CAN BE ANYTHING

MEDICINE

MEDICINE

SPORTS

SPORTS

ENTERTAINERS

ENTER-

TAINERS

WRITERS

WRITERS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THIS ADMENDMENT MADE IT

ILLEGAL TO DENY ANYONE THE

RIGHT TO VOTE BASED ON

COLOR, RACE, ETHNIC

BACKGROUND, OR RELIGIOUS

BELIEFS?

15TH

THIS EUROPEAN NATION WAS

THE FIRST TO STOP TRADING

AFRICAN SLAVES TO THE

UNITED STATES IN 1794

FRANCE

HE WAS THE FIRST UNIVERSITY

TRAINED BLACK PHYSICIAN

LOUIS(OR LUCAS)

SANTOMEE

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

ATHHLETE TO PLAY TWO

PROFESSIONAL SPORTS

BO JACKSONS

HE WON 8 GRAMMY AWARDS

IN 1984

MICHAEL JACKSON

HE WROTE ABOUT THE

EXPLOITS OF PORTHOS,

ARAMIS, AND ATHOS

ALEXANDRE DUMAS

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK MAN

TO SERVE IN THE HOUSE OF

REPRESENTATIVES

JEFFERSON LONG

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK U.S.

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

THURGOOD MARSHAL

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN TO BE EDUCATED AS

A DOCTOR IN THE UNITED

STATES

REBECCA LEE CRUMPLER

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN TO WIN THE U.S. OPEN

TENNIS TOURNAMENT

ALTHEA GIBSON

HE POPULARIZED BEBOP

DIZZY GILLESPIE

THIS BLACK WOMAN HAD A

BOOK OF POETRY PUBLISHED

IN 1773

PHYLLIS WHEATLEY

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

SHE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN WOMAN TO RUN

FOR PRESIDENTG OF THE

UNITED STATES

SHIRLEY CHISHOLM

HE WAS THE "BLACK PROPHET"

AND WAS HUNG ON NOVEMBER

13, 1831

NAT TURNER

1N 1973, HE BECAME THE FIRST

BLACK EAR, NOSE, AND

THROAT SPECIALIST

DR. HERMAN J.

MALLNIE III

HE WAS A THREE TIME SUPER

BOWL CHAMPION WHO

RETURNED TO HIS ALMA

MATER TO RECEIVE HIS

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN 1996

EMMET SMITH

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK TO

RECEIVE AN ACADEMY AWARD

HATTIE MCDANIEL

THIS AFRICAN AMERICAN WAS

THE YOUNGEST PERSON EVER

(AND FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN) TO BE NAMED

POET LAUREATE IN1993

RITA DOVE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

HE WAS THE FOUNDER OF THE

FIRST MAJOR BLACK

NATIONALIST MOVEMENT

MARCUS GARVEY

SHE WAS A FAMOUS

CONDUCTOR FOR THE

UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

HARRIET TUBMAN

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN PODIATRIST WHO

INVENTED THE TARSAL ARCH

SUPPORT IN 1929

DR. JOHN RICHARD

HILLERY

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

HEAVY WEIGHT CHAMPION

JACK JOHNSON

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN WITH A SUCCESSFUL

TALK SHOW

OPRAH WINFREY

HE WAS THE COMPOSE OF

"MAPLE LEAF RAG" AND THE

MUSIC FOR THE MOVE "THE

STING"

SCOTT JOPLIN

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK MAN

ELECTED GOVENOR OF

VIRGINIA

DOUGLAS WILDER

THE NAACP WAS FOUNDED IN

THIS CITY

NIAGRA FALLS, NY

SHE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN WOMAN DOCTOR

TO LEAD A TEAM IN OPEN

HEART SURGERY

DR. MYRA ADELE LOGAN

THIS BLACK MAN RETIRED AS

THE SOCCER CHAMPION OF

THE WORLD

PELE

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN TO SING WITH THE

METROPOLITAN OPERA

COMPANY

MARIAN ANDERSON

HE WROTE THE BOOK "ROOTS"

THAT WAS MADE INTO A TV

SERIES

ALEX HALEY

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BLACK HISTORY #4

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

BLACKS IN SPACE

BLACKS IN

SPACE

INVENTORS AND SCIENTISTS

INVENT-

ORS

SCIENT

HIGHER DUCATION

HIGHER

EDUCA-

TION

POTPOURRI

POT-

POURRI

ABREVIATIONS

ABREV-

IATIONS

GIVE THE NAME OF THIS

ORGANIZATION

POLITICS

POLITICS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

SHE CALCULATED THE

TRAJECTORUES FOR THE

MISSIONS THAT MADE

AMERICA THE LEADER IN

SPACE EXPLORATION

KATHERINE JOHNSON

HE WAS A SLAVE INVENTOR,

WHO IN THE 1850'S, DEVELOPED

A BETTER PROPELER FOR

RIVER STEAMBOATS

HENRY MONTGOMERY

IN 1973 SHE BECAME THE

SECOND AFRICAN AMERICAN

WOMAN TO RECEIVE A

DOCTORATE IN PHYSICS

SHIRLEY ANN JACKSON

SHE WAS THE BLACK WOMAN

WHO REFUSED TO MOVE TO

THE BACK OF THE BUS

ROSA PARKS

NAACP

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

FOR THE ADVANCEMENT

THIS WAS THE FIRST STATE

EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI TO

GIVE AFRICAN AMERICAN

WOMAN THE RIGHT TO VOTE

ILLINOIS

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

IN 1978, HE WAS ONE OF 35

CANDIDATES CHOSED FROM A

POOL OF 10,000 FOR

ASTRONAUT TRAINING

RON MCNAIR

HE STARTED HIS OWN

ENGINEERING FIRM AND

CONSTRUCTED MAJOR

PROJECTS ACROSS THE U.S.

ARCHIE ALEXANDER

HE IS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO BE DIRECTOR OF

THE NATIONAL SCIENCE

FOUNDATION AND IS

CURRENTLY PRESIDENT OF

MOOREHOUSE COLLEGE

WALTER EUGENE MASSEY

THIS SONG IS KNOWN AS THE

BLACK NATIONAL ANTHEM

LIFT EVERY VOICE AND

SING

ACLU

AMERICAN CIVIL

LIBERTIES UNION

HE WAS THE BLACK

NATIONALIST WHO BECAME

THE MARTYR HERO OF "BLACK

POWER"

MALCOM X

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

HE DEVELOPED THE SMALL

ROCKET ENGINES THAT

STEERED THE LUNAR LANDING

MODULES

OZZIE WILLIAMS

HE JOINED THE FACULTY OF

HOWARD UNIVERSITY IN 1907

AND IS KNOWN AS A PIONEER

IN THE FIELD OF EGG

FERTILIZATION

EARNEST EVERETT JUST

IN 1878 HE BECAME THE FIRST

AFRICAN AMERICAN TO EARN

A PHD IN PHYSICS

ALEXANDER BOUCHET

HE IS THE FOUNDER OF THE

DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM

ALVIN AILEY

PUSH

PEOPLE UNITED TO

SAVE HUMANITY

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

PERSON TO BE ELECTED

MAYOR OF A MAYOR U.S. CITY

CARL B. STOKES

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO WALK IN SPACE

BENARD HARRIS

HE DEVELOPED THE METHOD

CALLED PREFABRICATED

REFIGERATED CONSTRUCTION

FREDERICK MCKINLEY

JONES

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO STUDY

GRADUATE MATHEMATICS AT

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

KELLY MILLER

HE WAS CONSIDERED THE

FIRST BLACK SETTLER IN THE

AREA NOW KNOWN AS

CHICAGO

JEAN BAPTIST DE

SABLE

NMA

NATIONAL MEDICAL

ASSOCIATION

HE WAS THE FIRST AMERICAN

PRESIDENT TO NAME A BLACK

PERSON TO THE PRESIDENT'S

CABINET

LYNDON B. JOHNSON

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO COMMAND A

SPACE SHUTTLE

FREDERICK GREGORY

SHE RECEIVED A PATENT IN

1886 FOR INVENTING A FOLDING

CABINET BED

SARAH GOODE

GIVE THE CURRENT NAME OF

THE FIRST HISTORICALLY

BLACK COLLEGE FOUNDED IN

PHILADELPHIA IN 1832 AS THE

INSTITUTE FOR COLORED

YOUTH

CHEYNEY STATE

UNIVERSITY

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

MISS AMERICA

VANESSA WILLIAMS

SCLS

SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN

LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

THIS FREEDOM FIGHTER WAS

JAILED FOR SPEAKING OUT

AGAINST APARTHEID

NELSON MANDELLA

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AU.S. AIRFORCE FLIGHTSURGEON, HE MONITOREDASTRONAUT JOHN GLENSN'SVITAL   

 Response:   

VANCE MARCHANKS                    

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