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Mom of 6, Formerly in Prison, Earns Master’s Degree — Her 3rd Degree in 5 Years
Margaret Hall, a 47-year-old mom from Tempe, Arizona, who has six children, has graduated with a m…

26-Year Old Makes History as Ghana’s First Black Female Heart Surgeon
Meet Dr. Penelope Adinku, a cardiothoracic surgeon from Ghana that has made history after successf…

Documents Prove That the World’s Oldest Person is a 128-Year Old Black Woman
Meet Johanna Mazibuko, who is currently considered to be the world's oldest person at 128-year…

TV Station in Texas Hires First Ever All-Black, All-Female News Anchor Team
Three women — Taheshah Moise, Jasmin Caldwell, and Ashley Carter — are making history as news anch…

Kim Wayans is Now 60-Years Old, Writing Children's Books, and Still Looking Flawless
Most people remember Kim Wayans as the talented and hilarious actress and comedian from the 1990s …

Single Mom of 3, Doctor Becomes First Black Woman Mayor of Johannesburg
In November 2021, Dr. Mpho Phalatse became the first democratically elected Black woman Mayor of t…

Meet the First Ever Black Superintendent of Frederick County Schools in Maryland
Dr. Cheryl Dyson has become yet another one of educational history's trailblazers. After years…

Woman Makes History as the Youngest and First Black Female Mayor of an Illinois Town
America is a country that's been predominantly run by white men since its independence from Br…

Meet the First Black Woman in Alabama to Become an Eagle Scout, the Highest Rank
To be an Eagle Scout is to have achieved the most elite rank of the Scouts BSA Program. Previously…

The State of Louisiana Now Has a Black Female Sheriff For the First Time Ever
Susan Hutson has been elected as Orleans Parish Sheriff in Louisiana, making her the first-ever Bl…

First Black Woman Appointed Deputy Warden of Louisiana State Penitentiary
History has recently been made in the Louisiana State Penitentiary as Rochelle Ambeau has now been …

19-Year-Old Becomes Youngest Black Student Ever to Graduate Law School
At the age of 19, Haley Taylor Schlitz from Dallas, Texas has made history as the youngest African…