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 ! MLB Hall of Famer, Lou Brock has his 700th career stolen base in 1974 !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 Lowe’s 10 things: Quit the All-Star whining January 25, 2018 NBA player rankings: LeBron and the Rockets... December 12, 2017 Chene Park's Summer Concert Season Kicks Off... May 25, 2018 Chance the Rapper July 19, 2018 Pelton mail: Is this the best postseason... April 21, 2018 Eagles study 2013 film to try to... January 2, 2018 Review: NoMBe's debut album is promising for... March 30, 2018 Album Review: Chris Brown's 45-song album disappoints November 29, 2017 Stream: VIBE's 'Urban Asia Vol. 1′ Album... May 4, 2018 Red Sox Light Up Lamb In 9-1... June 27, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.