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 Today in Afro History ! Actress/Singer, Pearl... August 17, 2019 Woman assaulted at NFL player LeSean McCoy’s... July 11, 2018 Arrangements for CM visit reviewed December 29, 2017 Rockets have a path to NBA streak... March 9, 2018 From face of the franchise to the... December 27, 2017 Premiere: Gabriella Vixen – 'Golden' February 23, 2018 Parents Charged With Murder After Infant Dies... July 18, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Singer, Nat... February 15, 2019 SZA performs NYC show with torn foot... March 17, 2018 Div Com reviews Republic Day arrangements December 30, 2017 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.