Vinnette Carroll (born March was the first Black woman to direct on Broadway. Before pursuing an acting career she worked as a clinical psychologist. - being a psychologist would certainly help deal with those awesome theatre people!
Mark Dean started working at IBM in 1980 and was instrumental in the invention of the Personal Computer (PC). He holds three of IBM's original nine PC patents and currently holds more than 20 total patents.
Key Highlights for McKinley Langford Burnett: Served as President of the Topeka Chapter NAACP in 1948 Attorney for the plaintiffs in Brown vs. Board of Education Recruited 13 black families to enroll their children in
Woodrow Wilson Woolwine "Woody" Theater-a decathlete and football star who went on to become a pioneering Black American film actor. He was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Spartacus in
RIP, another African American pioneer ==> Morris "Morrie" Turner (December 1923 – January was a black-American syndicated cartoonist, creator of the strip Wee Pals. Turner was the first nationally syndicated African-American cartoonist.