Afro History Today in Afro History ! A coup d’etat brings Siad Barre to power in Somalia in 1969 ! written by Marc Alexander October 21, 2020 English: Presidential residence in Garoowe, Puntland, Somalia. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Marka, Somalia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Barawa – Somalia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Military portrait of Major General Mohamed Siad Barre, Somalia’s longest-serving President. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! A coup d’etat brings Siad Barre to power in Somalia in 1969 ! was last modified: October 5th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Trumpeter, Dizzy Gillespie ! Astronaut, Ronald McNair ! NBA player, Shelden Williams ! NBA player, Festus Ezeli ! Actress, LaTanya Richardson ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Robinson Cano ! Ethiopian Runner, Tiki Gelana ! Jamaican singer, Shaggy ! Black Panther co-founder Bobby Seale ! You may also like Doctor charged with sexual battery on boy,... July 27, 2018 Tru Sol Kicks Off "The Sounds" at... May 27, 2018 President Trump slams former intel chiefs July 19, 2018 DPP welcomes juror allowance increase July 6, 2015 Keidel: Struggles Aside, Yankees Enjoying A Heck... July 4, 2017 Spurs hire ex-OKC assistant Williams as VP September 16, 2016 Watt donates $10K to family of fallen... July 12, 2018 Henry Butler, New Orleans R&B and jazz... July 3, 2018 Lawsuit: Juvenile detention staffer watched Kentucky girl’s... September 7, 2016 Today in Afro History ! Civil rights... June 21, 2020 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.