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  1. a Who was the first African-American woman to write and read her poem at President Bill Clinton's inauguration in 1993?
  2. b Who was the first African-American Country Music Star?
  3. c Who is known as the "Father of Gospel Music"?
  4. d Who was the first African-American to become Chairman and CEO of Fannie Mae and to lead a Fortune 500 company?
  5. e Who is the first African-American to discover a method to store blood and who made blood banks more effective?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Who was the first African-American woman to win a Tony Award for best leading actress?
  2. What African-American won an Academy Award for playing the role of Ray Charles in the movie, "Ray"?
  3. Who was the first African-American to become a permanent member of a major ballet company?
  4. What holiday did Professor Dr. Maulana Karenga create?
  5. What famous speech took place at the March on Washington?

5 True/False questions

  1. J. Douglas WilderWho is the first black elected governor in the United States during the 21st century?

          

  2. Madame C.J. WalkerWho became the first black woman millionaire and invented hair care products for black women?

          

  3. Vanessa WilliamsWho was the first African-American woman to win the title of "Miss America"?

          

  4. James BrownWho is named the "Godfather of Soul"?

          

  5. Bernard A. HarrisWho was the first African-American to walk in space?