Google Doodles Celebrating People of Color From Around the World
Google Doodles use art to acknowledge important historical figures and holidays from around the world. But a new report says the search-engine company should celebrate more people of color, especially women. Take a look at global icons of color who have been acknowledged with Doodles. – Natelege Whaley (@Natelege_)
Tennis legend Althea Gibson was honored with a Google Doodle for her 87th birthday. Gibson was the first person of color to win a Grand Slam, in 1956. Born in Clarendon County, South Carolina, she went on to attend Florida A&M University. She died in East Orange, New Jersey, Sept. 28, 2003.