Afro History Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American to win the mens singles title at Wimbledon in 1975 ! written by Marc Alexander July 5, 2019 English: President Reagan and Arthur Ashe. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com Interior Of Arthur Ashe Stadium During 2007 US Open (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American male to win the U.S Open in 1968 !Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes first Afro American to qualify for the U.S. Davis Cup in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe is inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1985 !Today in Afro History ! Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe passes away in 1993.Today in Afro History ! Ibrahim Bare Mainassara (President of Niger) was assassinated in 1999 !Today in Afro History ! Jamaican Sprinter, Asafa Powell breaks 100m world record with a time of 9.77 seconds in 2005 ! Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American to win the mens singles title at Wimbledon in 1975 ! was last modified: June 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Brandon Lloyd ! NFL Player, James Lofton ! Actor, Dorien Wilson ! Singer, Joe Lewis Thomas ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Comedian, Kevin Hart ! Actress/Singer, Della Reese ! Rapper, 50 Cent ! Actress, Tia Mowry ! Actress, Tamera Mowry ! NFL player, Brandon Jacobs ! You may also like This Day in History – November 18 November 18, 2013 Eagles QBs Carson Wentz, Nick Foles transitioning... December 21, 2017 Will indictments against Russians affect Trump-Putin summit? July 14, 2018 Three Found Dead In Redondo Beach Condo... July 12, 2018 13-Foot Alligator Captured On Florida’s Gulf Coast July 9, 2018 Lava has destroyed 700 homes – and... July 18, 2018 R.Lum.R at The Grog Shop November 12, 2017 Weather forecast: Expect rain across eastern parishes July 30, 2018 Chance the Rapper, Usher to headline Special... June 25, 2018 Boosie BadAzz Proves He Can Survive Just... May 7, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.