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 ! 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 ! Singer, Marvin Gaye is killed in 1984.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 XXXTentacion: The nasty, brutish and short life... June 20, 2018 Follow live: Heat look to build off... April 19, 2018 Delta Bans Pit Pulls As Support Dogs... June 22, 2018 Whatever Happened to Cassie Being R&B's “Official... April 25, 2018 Rockies Hit 3 Homers To Beat Dodgers... June 30, 2018 NFL Fantasy Draft Kit: Sleepers, Rankings, Cheat... June 18, 2018 Playoff predictions: Who are the new Finals... May 23, 2018 R&B star Tank ties the knot with... July 23, 2018 Sources: Patriots shopping trade of WR Mitchell July 24, 2018 R&B deptt told to construct office complexes... March 10, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.