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September 13, 2012

She was the first African American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize. What is her name?

We have our winner! ANSWER: GWENDOLYN BROOKS


September 13, 2012 (Question 2)

She founded the National Council of Negro Women, and served as its first president. What is her name?

 We have our winner! ANSWER: MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE

September 21, 2012

 She was the first black woman to have a work produced on Broadway. What is her name?

We have our winners! ANSWER: LORRAINE HANSBERRY

September 28, 2012

He was the first African American man to win an Academy Award for Best Actor. What is his name?

We have our winner! ANSWER: SIDNEY POITIER

September 28, 2012 (question 2)

She was the first black woman to win a Noble prize for literature. What is her name?

We have our winner! ANSWER: TONI MORRISON

October 17, 2012

She was the first African American woman to win a Grammy. What is her name?

We have our winner! ANSWER: ELLA FITZGERALD

October 30, 2012,

He is considered the Father of Modern Chicago Jazz. What is his name? 

ANSWER: EARL HINES

She was the first African American to win an Oscar for a supporting role. What is her name?

 ANSWER: HATTIE MCDANIEL

March 25, 2013

He was the first African American Heavyweight boxing champion. What is his name?