Yes Michael Jordan was the first african-american to play basketball
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the first African American to play in the NBA was LaMya Angela Clemons
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yesbecause in wikipedia is says he was the first african american to play basketball.
First african american to play volleyball?
The first was Earl Lloyd on October 31, 1950.
There are three players who claim to be the first African American basketball player in the NBA, each with legitimate reason to claim this. - Chuck Cooper: first African American to be drafted by an NBA team - Nat Clifton: first African American to sign a contract and make the roster with an NBA team - Earl Lloyd: first African American to play in an NBA game
Earl Lloyd was the first african american to play in the NBA
Harriet Tubman. Then she got more people.
The first African American to play in the MLB was Jackie Robinson.
Charles Follias is the first African American to play in the NFL
The first known African-American to play pro football was Charles Follis
The first African American was Jakkie Robinson and he was awsome.
The first African-American girl to play soccer is Briana Scurry.
The first African American to play basketball at UCLA for the Bruins was Jackie Robinson form 1939 to 1941. Jackie Robinson then left UCLA to further a career in baseball. He was also one of the first African Americans to play Major League Baseball.
Earl LloydApril 28Earl Lloyd*On this date we celebrate the birth of Earl Lloyd in 1928. He was an African American basketball player, the first Black man to play in a National Basketball Association (NBA) game.
The same things white people do, but they play more basketball.
Who was the first African American golfer to play at the Masters in Augusta Georgia?
Earl Lloyd was the first black NBA player in 1950. *Became the first African-American to play in an NBA game on October 31, 1950 *Became the first African-American to win an NBA championship (1955 with Syracuse) *Became first African-American Assistant Coach with Detroit Pistons (1968-70) *Became second African-American head coach and first African-American bench coach with Detroit Pistons (1970-71) Earl Lloyd, who in 1950 became the first African-American to play in a NBA game with the Washington Capitols, was instrumental in integrating professional basketball as a player and coach.
Charlie Sifford was the first African American to not only play in the PGA Tour, but also the first African American to win it.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play in the National League, and Major League baseball.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play in the Major Leagues in 1947.
Dan Bankhead was the first African-American pitcher to play in a major league game.