Bessie Coleman was the first African American woman to earn a pilot's license. Coleman, who earned nicknames such as "Brave Bessie" and "Queen Bessie," spent her life teaching others about ...
In 1981, Claiborne was commissioned as a second lieutenant and went on to become the first Black woman to fly in the US Air Force the following year. “I did not know until a few weeks before I ...
Claiborne has retired after 43 years of flying, first as a second lieutenant and the first Black female pilot in the U.S. Air Force, and then as a captain at United Airlines. Claiborne was hired ...
HAMPTON, Va. — The Hampton Police Division concluded their Wednesday pinning ceremony by marking the promotion of the first Black female lieutenant in the department's history. Lieutenant Ashley ...
June 2, 2024 • This week on In Black America ... plastic and reconstructive surgeon, founder of Tri Valley Plastic Surgery in Dublin, California, and the first African American president ...
Their exploration led to ... Using Wobbling Stellar Material, Astronomers Measure the Spin of a Supermassive Black Hole for the First Time May 22, 2024 — Astronomers have a new way to measure ...
LONDON (AP) — The U.K.’s first Black female member of Parliament will be allowed to stand for the Labour Party in the upcoming general election, leader Keir Starmer said Friday following a ...
LONDON — The U.K.'s first Black female member of Parliament will be allowed to stand for the Labour Party in the upcoming general election, leader Keir Starmer said Friday following a fractious ...