Afro History Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington inducted into The Hall of Fame For Great Americans in 1945 ! written by Marc Alexander October 31, 2019 English: Booker T. Washington’s house at Tuskegee (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: WASHINGTON, BOOKER T. Digitally retouched. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915.Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington receives honorary degree from Harvard University in 1896 !Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington becomes the first Afro American to have his picture put on U.S. Postage Stamp in 1940 !Today in Afro History ! National Negro Business League is founded by Booker T. Washington in 1900 !Today in Afro History ! Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 !Today in Afro History ! The murderer of civil rights activist Medgar Evers is finally convicted over thirty years later in 1994. Bob Douglas becomes the first Afro American inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1972 ! Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington inducted into The Hall of Fame For Great Americans in 1945 ! was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actress, Ethel Waters ! Former Miss World, Jennifer Hosten ! Saxophonist, Illinois Jacquet ! NBA player, Antonio Davis ! Singer, Iyanya ! Singer, Willow Smith ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Coco Crisp ! Singer, LaTavia Roberson ! Gospel Singer, Brian Courtney Wilson ! You may also like Durant donates $3 million to Texas Longhorns January 4, 2018 Follow live: LeBron, Cavaliers open second round... May 1, 2018 Cop describes San Bernardino shooting as “unspeakable” December 4, 2015 Irving: Extending with C’s doesn’t make sense June 12, 2018 R&B Is Open at The Statler Hotel,... July 24, 2018 The 10 Best Cardi B Remixes &... April 11, 2018 Lowe: Biggest winners and losers of NBA... July 10, 2018 Q&A: The family-made band The Powers talks... July 5, 2018 Falcons, Matthews agree to 5-year extension July 27, 2018 Album review: 'Dirty Computer,' Janelle Monáe May 2, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.