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The First White...??

Updated: Jun 14, 2020

If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen that I shared a page from my upcoming book called 'Why Is My Piano Black and White?'.

Yes, John Legend is the first black man to win the coveted EGOT. The first man to win the EGOT was Richard Charles Rodgers. He was an American composer who wrote songs which featured in musicals such as The Sound Of Music and Oklahoma!

We see this phenomenon all the time. George Washington wasn't the first white President of the United States; he's just the first President. Yuri Gagarin wasn't the first white astronaut in space - he was the