Afro History Today in Afro History ! Barry White’s hit ” You’re The First, The Last, My Everything ” makes No. 1 on UK music charts in 1974 ! written by Marc Alexander December 7, 2018 “Grand Gala du Disque Populaire 1974 – Barry White 927-0099” by Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Rijksfotoarchief: Fotocollectie Algemeen Nederlands Fotopersbureau (ANEFO), 1945-1989 Photo by Luiz Fernando / Sonia Maria Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Hattie McDaniel, the first Afro American to win an Academy Award passes away in 1952. Benjamin Bannecker, scientist/surveyor passes away in 1806.Today in Afro History ! Abolitionist/Women’s Rights Activist, Sojourner Truth passes away in 1883.Today in Afro History ! Activist, Ken Saro-wiwa is executed by the Nigerian Government in 1995.Today in Afro History ! Mobutu Sese Seko seizes total control over The Democratic Republic of the Congo and becomes President in 1965. He renames it Zaire in 1971 !Today in Afro History ! Michael Jackson releases the No. 1 selling album of all time, “Thriller” in 1982 !Today in Afro History ! The Democratic Republic of the Congo is renamed Zaire in 1971 ! St. Vincent and the Grenadines gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1979 ! Today in Afro History ! Barry White’s hit ” You’re The First, The Last, My Everything ” makes No. 1 on UK music charts in 1974 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Terrell Owens ! MLB player, Yasiel Puig ! Businessman, Reginald Lewis ! Singer, Lillie McCloud ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor/Singer, Sammy Davis Jr. ! Comedian, Flip Wilson ! NBA player, Dwight Howard ! Singer, Nicki Minaj ! Singer, Chrisette Michele ! You may also like Dancing doctor who made rap videos during... June 3, 2018 Beef Between Nicki Minaj and Cardi B... May 10, 2018 BEATS Sings With Soul on Social Commentary February 25, 2018 David Irving glad to be at minicamp;... June 12, 2018 The pros and cons of Giants keeping... December 18, 2017 4 Rescued From Water In One Evening... August 4, 2015 Ranen Delivers Unique R&B And Soul Music... December 18, 2017 Dramatic difference in bike helmet protection July 5, 2018 Rapper Jimmy Wopo shot and killed in... June 19, 2018 Kenyan Catholic Priest Suspended for Rapping in... June 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.