Afro History Today in Afro History ! Congressman George “Mickey” Leland dies in plane crash in 1989. written by Marc Alexander August 7, 2019 English: Former congressman Mickey Leland of Texas. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsPilot killed in Hudson River small plane crashToday in Afro History ! Dreamgirls opens on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre in 1981 !Today in Afro History ! Ghana becomes a republic in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Liberia declares it’s independence in 1847 !Today in Afro History ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 !Today in Afro History ! Guinea-Bissau declares independence from Portugal in 1973 ! Today in Afro History ! Congressman George “Mickey” Leland dies in plane crash in 1989. was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Nobel Prize Winner, Ralph Bunche ! Actor, Cirroc Lofton ! NBA player, Demar DeRozan ! Actor, David Mann ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Meagan Good ! Rapper, Kool Moe Dee ! Explorer, Matthew Henson ! Actress, Countess Vaughn ! NFL Player, Pierre Garcon ! You may also like BET Awards 2018: What time, what channel,... June 21, 2018 You Mad? The Top 10 Albums Of... December 13, 2017 Eminem fuels Nicki Minaj dating rumors June 4, 2018 Global PET Blow Moulder Market 2018 –... April 9, 2018 "Dave," the movie about an accidental president,... July 28, 2018 Cranston Fire Near Idyllwild Grows Overnight Friday,... July 28, 2018 DVSN Flawlessly Blend Aaliyah and Prince in... March 20, 2018 Kuzma: Lakers ‘flat-out gave up’ in loss... January 4, 2018 Rockets plan to honor Santa Fe High... May 23, 2018 NBA Power Rankings: Streaking Heat rise into... January 11, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.