Afro History Today in Afro History ! Derek Walcott is awarded The Nobel Prize in Literature in 1992 ! written by Marc Alexander October 8, 2019 English: Derek Walcott, Nobel Prize in Literature 1992; picture taken at his honorary dinner, Amsterdam, May 20th 2008 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Arthur Lewis is awarded The Nobel Prize in Economics in 1979 !Today in Afro History ! Joe Gans becomes the first Afro American World Boxing Champion in 1902 !Today in Afro History ! Ralph Bunche becomes the first Afro American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950 !Today in Afro History ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 !Today in Afro History ! Saint Kitts and Nevis joins the United Nations in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority founded at Howard University in 1913 ! Today in Afro History ! Derek Walcott is awarded The Nobel Prize in Literature in 1992 ! was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Rev. Jesse Jackson ! Gospel singer, Ce Ce Winans ! Actor, Nick Cannon ! Music Producer, Teddy Riley ! Actress, Karyn Parsons ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Saxophonist, Kenny Garrett ! NFL player/coach, Mike Singletary ! Actor, Tyler James Williams ! Singer, Nona Hendryx ! MLB player, Starling Marte ! You may also like R&B Sensation Akon to Launch His Own... June 22, 2018 Multiple layers to consider with Gronk not... April 16, 2018 "Active shooter" at Texas mall, authorities say July 28, 2018 The cult of XXXTentacion: how fans pay... June 30, 2018 Basketball Player Called Cops After Getting Fouled... July 18, 2018 T&T PM shuns election debate with Opposition... August 8, 2015 "I couldn’t have been luckier": How one... July 20, 2018 Lowe: Trevor Ariza is easy to miss.... May 25, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Jazz Pianist... April 26, 2019 This is brand new territory for the... July 18, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.