My idol, Serena Williams was the first black woman to win a major tennis championship.
The first African American woman to win a major tennis title was Althea Gibson
One of the most famous and first African American to win a major is Arthur Ashe.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play major league baseball.Emmett Ashford is the first black umpire in a major league game when Cleveland beats Washington
Tennis was first played by Major Walter C. Wingfeild
Who was the second black player to play in the modern major leagues and the first to do so in the American League?
Jackie Robenson #42
he was the first black to play major league baseball. first African American to play baseball in the major leagues. He was also first black to play with whites
There was no African American champion at the 1956 French Open.