Afro History Today in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915. written by Marc Alexander November 14, 2019 English: Booker T. Washington’s house at Tuskegee (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Booker T. Washington’s coffin being carried to grave site (Photo credit: Wikipedia) African American author, educator, and political activist Booker T. Washington (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: WASHINGTON, BOOKER T. Digitally retouched. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington inducted into The Hall of Fame For Great Americans in 1945 !Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington becomes the first Afro American to have his picture put on U.S. Postage Stamp in 1940 !Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington receives honorary degree from Harvard University in 1896 !Today in Afro History ! National Negro Business League is founded by Booker T. Washington in 1900 !Today in Afro History ! The Tuskegee Merchant Boycott begins in response to the attempt to exclude Afro American voters in Tuskegee Alabama in 1957.Today in Afro History ! Henry O. Flipper becomes the first Afro American to graduate from West Point in 1877 ! Today in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915. was last modified: November 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Former Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice ! Rapper, Joseph Simmons (RUN) ! Singer, Adina Howard ! NFL player, T.Y. Hilton ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Karl-Anthony Towns ! Actor, Yaphet Kotto ! Singer, Alexander O’Neal ! Actor, Whitman Mayo ! You may also like Local performers needed at East Point's 'Wednesday... April 9, 2018 Toni Braxton knows how trouble works on... March 21, 2018 Bill Parcells: Jason Witten is what NFL... May 4, 2018 Houston overcomes Harden’s off-night to push the... May 25, 2018 Heat wave increases West Coast wildfires risk... July 7, 2018 Professor of Yale’s most popular class on... July 12, 2018 The Trouble With Classifying Bruno Mars As... March 14, 2018 Singer R. Kelly sued for sexual battery,... May 23, 2018 Review: 'Invasion of Privacy' pops with fierce,... April 17, 2018 Cavs relish No. 50, Central crown: ‘Very... April 10, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.