Afro History Today in Afro History ! African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church founded in New York in 1821 ! written by Marc Alexander March 14, 2020 By AgnosticPreachersKid at en.wikipedia John Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church located in the Logan Circle neighborhood of Washington D.C. Est. 1847 Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915.Today in Afro History ! Ralph Bunche becomes the first Afro American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950 !Today in Afro History ! Four Afro American students “The Greensboro Four” , stage the first sit-in protest at a lunch counter in Greensboro N.C. in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Freedom rides begin in 1961 ! The First of the freedom riders left from Washington D.C. !Today in Afro History ! Roy Wilkins becomes Executive Director of the NAACP in 1965 !Today in Afro History ! Abolitionist/Author, Frederick Douglas passes away in 1895. Today in Afro History ! African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church founded in New York in 1821 ! was last modified: February 28th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Stephen Curry ! Music Producer, Quincy Jones ! NBA Player, Larry Johnson ! MLB player, Kirby Puckett ! NBA player, Anthony Bennett ! Actress, Elise Neal ! Actress, Penny Johnson Jerold ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Sly Stone ! NFL head coach, Mike Tomlin ! NBA player, Jabari Parker ! NFL player, Tavon Austin ! You may also like Bohemia the Punjabi Rapper Inks Deal with... July 5, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Rev. Jesse... October 8, 2019 LeBron a pizza party no-show, fans get... July 11, 2018 R Kelly responds to #MuteRKelly campaign: 'It's... May 23, 2018 Four Men Charged in the Murder of... July 20, 2018 XXXTentacion shooting: Suspect arrested in connection to... June 21, 2018 AirTrain Maintenance Scheduled At Newark, Kennedy Airports May 15, 2015 Coney Island Cyclone Evacuated After Losing Power July 29, 2018 Fla. man drops $1,300 outside supermarket, good... July 6, 2018 2018 Queensland Music Awards Winners May 15, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.