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 Who was the first black person to run for president?

Answer The first black person to run for president was Charlene Mitchell, in 1968. She was also the first female named on a general election ballot. Mitchell received a total of 1,075 votes from 4 states.... Read More »
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Was Toni Morrison the first black president?

The first black president of the United States is Barack Obama (2009)
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Who was the first black person to enlist in the air force?

Jesse L. Brown became the U.S. Navy's first black aviator in October 1948
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Who was the first black person killed in the cause of American Independence?

Crispus Attucks was the first black person killed in the American Revolutionary War. British soldiers killed him on March 2, 1770. Attucks, whose parents were a black man and a Natick (Nantucket In... Read More »
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What black person first fought for voting rights?

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was the first formal and influential group to focus on the voting rights of African Americans. It was founded by Du Bois, Ida B. Wells... Read More »
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