Don Cornelius was Soul Train's host and executive producer, but he was also the show's owner, which made him the first black owner of a nationally syndicated television show. Photo courtesy of Soul Train Holdings hide caption

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The Princess and the Frog is Disney's 49th animated film and the fourth to feature a woman of color as the protagonist. Disney Enterprises Inc. hide caption

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