Afro History Today in Afro History ! John Thompson becomes the first Afro American Head Coach to win the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship in 1984 ! written by Marc Alexander April 2, 2020 View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com By Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum/White House John Thompson, Ronald Reagan, Patrick Ewing Today in Afro History ! John Thompson becomes the first Afro American Head Coach to win the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship in 1984 ! was last modified: March 27th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Marvin Gaye ! Police Brutality Victim, Rodney King ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Eddie Murphy ! Singer, Kelly Price ! NFL player, Kam Chancellor ! You may also like 49ers remember Clark, ‘culture’ he helped build June 6, 2018 James Taylor and Charlie Puth Team Up... March 28, 2018 Like dad, Orlando Brown Jr. headed to... April 28, 2018 Death After Midnight October 23, 2016 Today in Afro History ! The League... October 19, 2019 Celebrating reggae, rumba and R&B on Tucson... May 14, 2018 Nas Is Taking A Gamble On Kanye... June 13, 2018 Woman, 2 great grandchildren reportedly killed by... July 29, 2018 Wild cats July 22, 2018 Billboard Awards Winners 2018 — Full List:... May 20, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.