"Many Native Americans welcomed African Americans into their villages. Even as slaves many African Americans became part of a family group, and many intermarried with Native Americans. Many later became classified as Black Indians"
c. late 1800s: “Female Samurai” “An onna-bugeisha (女武芸者?) was a female warrior. Members of the samurai class in feudal Japan, they were trained in the use of weapons to protect their household, family, and honor in times of war.” - Wikipedia
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson (May 25, 1878 – November 25, 1949) was an awesome dancer and choreographer. He taught Fred Astaire, Shirley Temple, The Nicholas Bros. and other actresses along with inspiring the legendary moon walk.