Afro History Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington becomes the first Afro American to have his picture put on U.S. Postage Stamp in 1940 ! written by Marc Alexander April 7, 2020 Booker T. Washington, half-length portrait, seated (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Photograph of Booker Washington and Theodore Roosevelt at Tuskegee Institute. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: WASHINGTON, BOOKER T. Digitally retouched. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “Booker T Washington” – NARA – 559045 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By US Post Office – US Post Office / Gwillhickers Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington becomes the first Afro American to have his picture put on U.S. Postage Stamp in 1940 ! was last modified: March 27th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Billie Holiday ! NFL player, Tony Dorsett ! Comedian, Bill Bellamy ! NFL player, Tiki Barber ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan ! B.E.T founder, Robert Johnson ! Rapper, Biz Markie ! Actress, Skai Jackson ! You may also like Chance The Rapper Says He'll Release A... July 17, 2018 Young girl hospitalized after dog attack in... July 16, 2018 Saluting the great Maurice Foster at 75 May 27, 2018 Lions GM Bob Quinn: Calvin Johnson decision... February 24, 2016 2018 NFL All-Retirement team: Witten, Murray lead... July 13, 2018 10 Rap Songs Overdue for Retirement July 26, 2018 Bill Parcells: Jason Witten is what NFL... May 4, 2018 Lowe: What the Warriors are doing to... June 5, 2018 ‘Wally,’ Goat Abandoned At Secaucus Walmart, Now... July 20, 2018 A tuneful revolt rings out in Myanmar July 8, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.