Today In History
'Althea Gibson, tennis legend, won the women's singles championship in the French Open on this date May 26, 1956, becoming the first Black to win a major tennis title.'
(photo: Althea Gibson)
- CARTER Magazine
May 26, 2012

Today In History

'Althea Gibson, tennis legend, won the women's singles championship in the French Open on this date May 26, 1956, becoming the first Black to win a major tennis title.'

(photo: Althea Gibson)

- CARTER Magazine

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