The first African American named General Manager of an NFL Franchise was Ozzie Newsome, of the Baltimore Ravens. He was hired 11/22/2002.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American MLB player. Frank Robinson was the first African American MLB manager.
In MLB, that was Frank Robinson who became manager of the Cleveland Indians in 1975.
one of the first African American people with a hit series is bill Cosby
First African American male star of a Network_televisionTV_show: Nat_King_Cole, The Nat King Cole Show
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Patricia Edwards - Stage Manager 1974 - Norman Lear Productions
Frank Robinson (Cleveland Indians - 1975)
Diahann Carroll is best known for her title role in the 1968 television series Julia, which made her the first African American actress to star in her own television series where she did not play a domestic worker.
who was the first african american musican?