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Poet during the Harlem Renaissance; City College now awards a medal under his name.
The first African-American woman to run for president.
The instigator of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
She wrote 'Their Eyes Were Watching God.'
Called Moses, she led over 300 slaves to freedom.
Gave the 'I Have a Dream' speech.
He single-handedly broke the baseball color barrier.
She was an activist and advisor to FDR.
The inventor of peanutbutter.
She performed to a crowd of 75,000 at the Lincoln Memorial after being barred from Constitution Hall because of her race.
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The inventor of modern ice cream.
He performed the first open-heart surgery.
At age 6, she integrated a school in New Orleans.
The first woman, black or white, to earn an international pilot's license.
She wrote 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.'
The first American killed in the Revolutionary War.
He was stripped of his heavyweight boxing title because of his opposition to the Vietnam War.
The first woman, black or white, to earn $1 million.
Self-educated leader of the Tuskegee Institute.

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