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Colin Powell is a pioneer who was born in New York on April 5, 1937. Has a pioneer He was a pioneer because he was the first black man to be elected to important political offices. He was the First Black National Security Advisor in 1987. He was also the secretary of state. He even ran for president of the United States.
Colin Powell was also brave. He retired from the US Army as a four star leader. He served 2 tours of duty in Vietnam.Then he was rewarded 11 medals for his exemplary service in the army.
Colin Powell is also very smart. He was a chairman of the Joint Chief of Staff and a geology major at the City College of NY. Also, he was the Board of Directors for a Boys & Girls club, isn't that lovely?