John Rollin Ridge, aka Yellow Bird: the first Native American to ever publish a novel
Hidden Figures shines a light on influential Americans who’s stories don’t usually make it into the textbooks – from the “Robin Hood of Harlem” to the greatest athlete of the 20th century.
Hollywood actor turned visionary inventor Hedy Lamarr – the Mother of Wi-Fi!
The story of 15-year-old African-American school girl Claudette Colvin who, in 1955, took on the State of Alabama.
Barbara Jordan, the African American from the South who defied expectations by being selected to serve in Congress
The story of Good Samaritan Bob Fletcher who supported Japanese-American families during WW2
Meet Dr Frances Oldham Kelsey – a true American hero who challenged big drug companies to protect the American people
Marie Van Brittan Brown – visionary inventor of the Home Security System.
Stephanie St Clair, the “Robin Hood” of Harlem
The story of Mexican-American journalist Jovita Idar