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Disney's first African-American animator still working at 81

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The name Floyd Norman may not ring a bell but chances are you have seen his work. Norman has worked on countless movies including Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, and Toy Story

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Vonetta Flowers: First African- American to win gold medal at Winter Olympics

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Fifteen years ago on this day (February 19) Vonetta Flowers would make history and become the first African-American to win a gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

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NASA to send first African-American astronaut to International Space Station

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Jeannette Epps, a former CIA technical intelligence officer, along with veteran astronaut Andrew Feustell will travel aboard Expedition 56. 

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Darrius Pattillo: Henry County's first African-American DA

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District Attorney Darius Pattillo is Henry County's first African-American lead prosecutor.

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