Afro History Today in Afro History ! Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 ! written by Marc Alexander January 3, 2021 English: Aretha Franklin sings “My Country ‘Tis Of Thee'” at the U.S. Capitol during the 56th presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “Aretha Franklin” by Atlantic Records – Billboard, page 9, 15 July 1967. Today in Afro History ! Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 ! was last modified: December 5th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Race Car Driver, Willy T. Ribbs ! Actress, Nicole Beharie ! Model/Actress, Liya Kebede ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Boxer, Floyd Patterson ! NBA player, Al Jefferson ! Opera Singer, Grace Bumbry ! Actress, Jill Marie Jones ! You may also like Reports: Jeff Green agrees to deal with... July 3, 2018 R. Kelly Sings About Troubles In Revealing... July 23, 2018 88rising's NIKI Just Dropped Her Debut EP... May 23, 2018 Drake drops “Fire in the Booth” freestyle:... July 15, 2018 Trade Tariffs On China Begin, Response On... July 6, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Andrew Brimmer... March 9, 2020 JAY-Z and Beyoncé Worth a Combined $1.25... July 14, 2018 Wildfire could become "major threat" to Yosemite,... July 16, 2018 Steelers WR Antonio Brown Unveiled As Madden... July 18, 2018 Jamaica highlighted for best practices in contact... November 14, 2020 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.