African American History Crossword Puzzle

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  • claudette colvin : first person to refuse to give up her seat
  • michelle howard : first woman and first african american woman to hold rank of 4 star admiral
  • jack johnson : first african american heavy weight champion
  • malcolmx : muslim leader and civil rights activist
  • lincoln : president that abolished slavery
  • carl brashear : first african american us navy master diver
  • king : leader of civil rights movement
  • ussharmon : first navy ship named after an african american
  • february : month black history month is observed
  • angelou : "still i rise"
  • obama : first african american president
  • vermont : first us territory to abolish slavery in 1777
  • brazil : last country to abolish slavery in 1888
  • guion bluford : first african american in space