There are plenty of inspiring stories and historical figures to celebrate during Black History Month, and we thought we would celebrate with a little test of knowledge. Below is a quiz highlighting famous African-American firsts in the worlds of entertainment, science, politics and beyond! See how well you know these “famous firsts”!
In honor of Black History Month, we have turned the spotlight on local influential African-Americans in the Charlotte area that are making a positive impact in both our culture and our city today. This week, we celebrate the work of a multidimensional talented individual, Dexter Jordan.