Richard Theodore Greener became the first African American to graduate from Harvard University on January 30, 1844.
John S. Rock became the first Black attorney to practice before the United States Supreme Court on February 1, 1865.
Violette Neatley Anderson becomes the first African American woman admitted to practice law before the United States Supreme Court on January 29, 1926.
On February 8, 1944, Harry S. McAlphin of Atlanta's Daily World… Continue
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