Nyle DiMarco is the ☆first deaf person☆ to win America’s Next Top Model of Cycle 22. Cycle 22 is the last season!!! So sad to bid farewell to this amazing show that made so many people dreams come true! So happy Nyle won, I know this is going to change the deaf community and open up plenty of opportunities. Congrats Nyle!!! You deserve it!! ♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡Lots of Love BeautyxMayhem
In 1778, Phillis Wheatley was emancipated from slavery after the death of her master John Wheatley. Phillis was the first black woman and first U.S. slave to publish a book of poetry. #breakingbarriers
In 1962, James Meredith became the first Black student admitted to the segregated University of Mississippi.
Inspired by President John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address, Meredith decided to exercise his constitutional rights and apply to the institution, pressuring Kennedy to enforce civil rights for African Americans.