Afro History Today in Afro History ! Barry Bonds breaks single season home run record by hitting his 71 and 72 home run in 2001 ! written by Marc Alexander October 5, 2019 English: Barry Bonds on deck in 1993. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Barry Bonds at the plate against the Cubs. According to Yahoo sports and the image’s Flickr Page, Michael Barrett is behind Bonds (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Barry Bonds in action (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Barry Sanders wins Heisman Trophy in 1988 ! Jennifer Hosten becomes the first Afro woman to win Miss World in 1970 !Today in Afro History ! Michael Jordan returns to Bulls after a 17 month retirement in 1995. Phoenix is striped of hosting the Super Bowl after Arizona refused to recognize MLK Holiday in 1991.Today in Afro History ! The first Pan African Conference held in London in 1900 ! James R. Jordan Sr. ( Father of Michael Jordan ) passes away in 1993 !Today in Afro History ! Ghana joins the United Nations in 1957 ! Henry L. Marsh III elected first Afro American Mayor of Richmond Virginia in 1977 !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 ! Tuskegee Institute founded in 1881 ! New York State Abolishes slavery in 1827 ! Today in Afro History ! Barry Bonds breaks single season home run record by hitting his 71 and 72 home run in 2001 ! was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player. Grant Hill ! Comedian, Bernie Mack ! Singer, Heather Headley ! Singer, Brooke Valentine ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player/coach, Tony Dungy ! MLB player, Darren Oliver ! NFL player, Richard Seymour ! Activist, Fannie Lou Hamer ! Singer, Millie Small ! NFL player, Chris Mathews ! You may also like NBA draft lottery: Likely picks, odds and... May 11, 2018 Phillies Erupt For 5 In Fifth Inning... July 25, 2018 U.S. cyber concerns ahead of 2018 elections July 12, 2018 NBA playoff Round 1 upset rankings: Which... April 14, 2018 Friday the 13th lucky for music duo July 11, 2018 Singer Chris Brown Arrested For Battery July 6, 2018 Colts say QB Luck (shoulder) cleared for... July 20, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Rapper, Cheryl “Salt”... March 28, 2019 It takes two: hip-hop double albums hits... July 10, 2018 Introverts and the "Quiet Revolution" July 8, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.