Previous tallest african-american Basketball player in the nba was Ralph Sampson who was 7'4
· Walt Frazier
Abraham Lincoln was the tallest president. He was 6'4".
Abraham Lincoln, the tallest U.S. President, was 6 ft 4 in..
NO he was not African-American
No, Sam Houston WAS not African-American.
Earl Lloyd was the first african american to play in the NBA
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.
No women play in the NBA.
His father (former NBA player Dell Curry) is African-American and his mother is African American creole.
He was the first African American NBA star
Michael Jordon ! Google it you idiot -_-
Chuck Cooper was one of the first African-American males in the NBA.