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Wangari Muta Maathai
African History

Meet the First Black Woman to Win a Nobel Peace Prize

Wangari Muta Maathai, otherwise called "Tree Woman," was an extremist and environmentalist from Kenya. For her outstanding work, she turned into the principal Black lady to win a Nobel Peace Prize. Conceived on April 1, 1940, in Nyeri, Kenya, her...