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 !Bills fans chant ‘USA’ before Kaepernick kneelsToday 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 bcomes the first Afro American U.S. Supreme Court Justice in 1967 ! Guinea declares its independence from France in 1958 !Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 ! 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 Arts in Brief: Superheros take the Coliseum;... May 6, 2018 Sources: Pats’ Edelman facing 4-game PED ban June 7, 2018 “The Voice” recap: Four artists advance to... April 17, 2018 Scientists unearth new dinosaur species in Mongolia’s... July 7, 2018 Unions want seat at table if gambling... April 12, 2018 Pats to critics: Losing no fun, so... May 31, 2018 South Korea's hip-hop scene is getting bigger... June 14, 2018 Tyler Perry warns fans about scams on... July 11, 2018 BENI Returns to R&B with “Chasin'” July 7, 2018 Govt orders transfers in public works department June 1, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.