Afro History Today in Afro History ! David Dinkins becomes the first Afro American Mayor of New York City in 1989 ! written by Marc Alexander November 7, 2019 English: :David Dinkins at The Citizens Committee for New York City’s “New Yorker for New York City” Gala Honoring Nine passionate Champions of the City’s Neighborhoods. Category:Images of American politicians (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Jack Johnson defeats Tommy Burns, making him the first Afro American, World Heavyweight Champion in 1908 !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 ! Joe Gans becomes the first Afro American World Boxing Champion in 1902 !Today in Afro History ! Kurt Lidell Schmoke becomes the first Afro American Mayor of Baltimore in 1987 !Today in Afro History ! Carol Mosley Braun becomes the first Afro American woman elected to the U.S. Senate in 1992 !Today in Afro History ! Crispus Attucks is the first American to be killed at the Boston Massacre in 1770. Today in Afro History ! David Dinkins becomes the first Afro American Mayor of New York City in 1989 ! was last modified: November 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Model/Actress, Melyssa Ford ! NFL player, Justin Gilbert ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Esther Rolle ! Actress, Alfre Woodard ! Singer, Minnie Riperton ! You may also like Rap Needs Q Da Fool's Relentless Storytelling July 11, 2018 Clippers Offering Tours Of Secret Staples Center... July 13, 2018 The Weeknd's 'My Dear Melancholy' EP: 5... March 30, 2018 Sixers acquire Pelicans point guard Smith December 24, 2015 Jason Witten’s presence remains as Cowboys look... May 14, 2018 New DNA tech ID’s 1981 murder victim... April 12, 2018 WR Williams arrested after Lamborghini crash May 19, 2018 Browns’ Jackson hopes Lake Erie plunge cleansing June 1, 2018 Lewis Hamilton is an R&B Superstar Now June 28, 2018 Cop Firing At Suspects Through Car Window July 18, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.