Afro History Today in Afro History ! Arthur Lewis is awarded The Nobel Prize in Economics in 1979 ! written by Marc Alexander November 15, 2019 Official Nobel Prize photo of Sir William Arthur Lewis (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Derek Walcott is awarded The Nobel Prize in Literature in 1992 !Today in Afro History ! Ralph Bunche becomes the first Afro American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950 !Today in Afro History ! Singer, Marvin Gaye is killed in 1984.Today in Afro History ! James Byrd Jr. is dragged to death in Jasper, Texas in a racially motivated hate crime. (1998)Today in Afro History ! Spelman College founded in 1881 !Today in Afro History ! Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe passes away in 1993. Today in Afro History ! Arthur Lewis is awarded The Nobel Prize in Economics in 1979 ! was last modified: November 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Karl-Anthony Towns ! Actor, Yaphet Kotto ! Singer, Alexander O’Neal ! Actor, Whitman Mayo ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Amare Stoudemire ! MLB player, Dwight Gooden ! Actress, Lisa Bonet ! Tennis Player, Zina Garrison ! Blues Musician/Composer, William Christopher Handy ! You may also like What's Urban Desi Legend Jay Sean Been... April 18, 2018 Body from Cessna obliterated by F-16 in... July 8, 2015 Viviana Aguilar Named Promotions Dir. At Sierra... July 2, 2018 McDaniels leads Blazers (7-0) to Las Vegas... July 18, 2018 Turmoil slows rebuilding of Puerto Rico’s power... July 21, 2018 Kentucky crews rescue boater on brink of... July 31, 2014 Mega Millions Jackpot Now Close To $500... July 21, 2018 Taste of Chicago 2018 music lineup announced May 2, 2018 Barnwell: Projecting first starts for all five... May 7, 2018 Team Grades: Jets Pound Browns In Todd... September 14, 2015 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.