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I became the 44th president of the United States
Who is Barak Obama
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I am the first Africa-American ballerina to be named a "principal dancer" for American Ballet Company. One of my ballets is called "Swan Lake"

Who is Misty Copeland

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I was a famous pianist, composer, and conductor. I was a pioneer in the genre of Jazz music. (Hiddy Hiddy Hiddy Hi)

Duke Ellington

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I was the first black man to win a major men's tennis championship.
Who is Arthur Ashe
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I was the president of South Africa afterspending 27 years in jail.

Nelson Mandela

200

I work with at risk youth.  I visited OST before.  I have a family member who attends After School.

Zybrella's Grandmom "Neama"

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My math calculations help put a man into space on the moon

Who is Kathyrn Johnson

200
I attended Morehouse College, became a preacher, and gave a famous speech in Washington D.C.
Who is Martin Luther King
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I wrote many poems and books. I spoke at President Clinton's inaugural ceremony. One of my famous poems is called "I Know Why the Cage Bird Sings".
Who is Maya Angelou
200

I was the first African-American "woman" into space

Who is Mae Jemison

300

I was a poet and an activist.  I wrote and sang music. One of my most popular songs was 'I Put A Spell On You'

Nina Simone

300

My actions help sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Who is Rosa Parks

300
As a 6-year-old, I entered an all-white school
Who is Ruby Bridges
300

I am known best for my famous quote, "I am sick and tired of being sick and tired." , and also my involvement in the Women's Suffrage Movement of the 1960's

Fannie Lou Hamer

300

I invented the Moonwalk!  I was the first black person to have a video played on MTV.  I was a real "Thriller"

Michael Jackson

400

I was the California Attorney General and now I am The first African American Female Vice President of the United States

Who is Kamala Harris

400

I argued "Brown vs The Board of Education" and later became the chief justice of the Supreme Court

Who is Thurgood Marshall

400

I was the conductor of the "Underground Railroad".  I am slated to have my picture put on the $20 Bill. I was born in Maryland.

Who is Harriett Tubman 

400

I was the first African American astronaut in space

Who is Guion Bluford

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I started out in television on a show called "AM Chicago". I later had my own show, and now I have my own television station. I am a billionaire
Who is Oprah Winfrey
500

I was a slave who taught myself to read.  I was freed from slavery at the age of 60.

George Moses Horton

500
I was born Cassius Clay. I won a gold medal for boxing. I refused to fight in the Vietnam War.
Who is Muhammad Ali
500
I am known as the "Queen of Soul". One of my famous songs is entitled "Respect"
Who is Aretha Franklin
500

I successfully separated conjoined twins at the head.

Who is Ben Carson

500

We are siblings who competed professionally in the sport of tennis.  Together we have won 22 Women's Tennis Championships.

Venus and Serena Williams

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