Afro History Today in Afro History ! Brown vs. Board of Education ruling by U.S. Supreme Court in 1954 ! written by Marc Alexander May 17, 2019 Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, Topeka, Kansas, USA – Monroe Elementary school, where racial segregation was challenged in 1954 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Monroe Elementary School – Brown Vs the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas national historic site. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, Topeka, Kansas, USA – Monroe Elementary school, where racial segregation was challenged in 1954 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court bans housing discrimination in 1968, known as the Civil Rights Act of 1968. Signed into law by President Johnson. 3,000 Afro American Students boycott Boston Public schools over the quality of their education in 1963 !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 ! MLB player, Leroy “Satchel” Paige is named “All Time Outstanding Player” by The National Baseball Congress in 1965 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria expels over 2 million illegal aliens in 1983.Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall becomes the first Afro American Supreme Court Justice in 1967 ! Guion Bluford becomes the first Afro American in space in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Dred Scott Case decided by U.S. Supreme Court in 1857. Today in Afro History ! Brown vs. Board of Education ruling by U.S. Supreme Court in 1954 ! was last modified: May 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Tony Parker ! Boxer, Sugar Ray Leonard ! Actor, Tahj Mowry ! NBA player, Channing Frye ! Singer, Kandi Burruss ! Actress, Rochelle Aytes ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Reggie Jackson ! Tennis Player, Yannick Noah ! NFL player, Vince Young ! You may also like 20-year rewind: How the Cowboys passed on... April 24, 2018 Ginuwine, Dru Hill to perform at CenturyLink... December 8, 2017 Michael Jackson's famous moonwalk shoes are going... April 21, 2018 NFL players who protested during national anthem... December 10, 2017 Villain or visionary? The mixed reactions to... June 28, 2018 Gloria Gaynor opens up about her most... March 25, 2016 NFL minicamp primer: Brady, Gronk back on... June 4, 2018 Rae Sremmurd's 3xLP SR3MM is anything but... May 12, 2018 Steelers’ Edmunds got draft call in bathroom April 27, 2018 Chance the Rapper, Usher to headline Special... June 25, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.