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, 2021 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 29th, 2021 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 Gallant Performs Short Cover of 'Singularity' by... May 17, 2018 Ex-Fanatics employee accused of stealing info April 5, 2018 Dodgers To Honor Andre Ethier At Retirement... July 25, 2018 Jacob DeGrom’s Agent To Mets: Sign Extension... July 16, 2018 Slain cop’s mom indifferent to death of... August 3, 2015 Disappointed Ramdin to focus on family, batting September 6, 2015 ‘Have It Your Way’: Burger King Customer... July 20, 2018 Despite catch rule change, refs defend rulings July 14, 2018 Ravens lose 2 OTAs, fined for rules... June 6, 2018 Celebrating The Anniversary Of 'Back To The... July 3, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.