Category Archives: African American History

Another Lesson In Black History…Who Was The First Notable African American Model From Detroit?

Donyale Luna

 

 

Before there was a Naomi Campbell, Iman and Tyra Banks, there was Donyale Luna. Donyale Luna was the first notable African American Continue Reading...

Meet African American Ballet Dancer Raven Wilkinson…

 

Raven Wilkinson (1)

Raven Wilkinson became the first African American woman to receive a contract to dance full time with a major ballet company in 1955 Continue Reading...

Meet African American Designers Coco and Breezy…

Meet African American Designers Coco & Breezy

Corianna and Brianna, also known as Coco and Breezy founded the cutting edge sunglass brand, that aims to reach new fashion heights and introduce Continue Reading...