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 ! Gambia Becomes a Republic within the Commonwealth of Nations in 1970 !Today in Afro History ! The U.S. Supreme Court upholds the separate but equal decision in Plessy vs. Ferguson in 1896. 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 Cavs draftee Sexton: No Kyrie-related pressure June 23, 2018 Shabazz Muhammad stays trendy in the Midwest April 3, 2018 Meek Mill is free on bail after... April 24, 2018 Boyz II Men and St. Louis Symphony... February 22, 2018 Thom Yorke closes out Day for Night December 18, 2017 'I miss the old Kanye': what has... May 2, 2018 Smokin' Grooves, BET Experience offer varying ambitions... June 21, 2018 Nelly to Headline United Music Fest at... July 3, 2018 Medal of Honor recipient’s widow remembers his... June 26, 2018 Happy Birthday to Hip-Hop's Most Influential Artist:... June 16, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.