Afro History Today in Afro History ! Crispus Attucks is the first American to be killed at the Boston Massacre in 1770. written by Marc Alexander March 5, 2020 Crispus Attucks (Photo credit: Wikipedia) An artist’s conception of Crispus Attucks (1723–1770), the first “martyr” of the American Revolution. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: My photo of the Boston Massacre victims grave including Crispus Attucks in Boston Massachusetts’ Granary Burying Ground. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Edward W. Brooke becomes the first Afro American Senator in 1966 !Today in Afro History ! Abolitionist, John Brown led a revolt in 1856, which is now known as The Pottawatomie Massacre !Today in Afro History ! Whites attack Afro American residents in Rosewood Florida, killing eight people in 1923.Today in Afro History ! The Battle of Vertieres is fought during the Haitian Revolution in 1803 !Today in Afro History ! Jupiter Hammon, who was a slave in New York, publishes “An Evening Thought” in 1760, which is the first work by an Afro American to be published in the U.S.Today in Afro History ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 ! Today in Afro History ! Crispus Attucks is the first American to be killed at the Boston Massacre in 1770. 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, Eddy Grant ! NFL player, Michael Irvin ! Actor, Michael Warren ! Actress/Comedian, Marsha Warfield ! NBA Coach, Mike Brown ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Shaquille O’Neal ! Jazz Guitarist, Wes Montgomery ! Singer, Mary Wilson ! Comedian, DL Hughley ! NBA player, Marcus Smart ! Actress, Anna Maria Horsford ! You may also like Tekashi 6ix9ine beaten, kidnapped and robbed in... July 22, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Ethiopian Emperor, Haile... July 23, 2019 Ryan Hemsworth Went All Over For Elsewhere May 3, 2018 Elderly Mother, Adult Son Killed In Hyde... April 7, 2016 Camarillo Man In Custody After Leading Officers... December 13, 2014 Muslims find home at Washington church July 1, 2016 Soaring Temps Continue Into Friday For The... July 26, 2018 Americans understand, don’t worry about climate change November 4, 2015 Rent Hike Forces Closure Of Marie Callender’s... July 15, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Benjamin O.... May 22, 2020 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.