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 ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 !Today in Afro History ! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority founded at Howard University in 1913 !Today in Afro History ! Saint Kitts and Nevis joins the United Nations in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Anguilla becomes a British dependency territory in 1980 ! 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 In need of a third QB, is... March 31, 2018 Drake, Sheeran & Despacito are Billboard Awards... May 22, 2018 Rap artist reflects, utilizes support given by... April 25, 2018 Pusha T vs. Drake Is the Hip-Hop... May 30, 2018 D-Will (calf) to miss at least preseason... October 18, 2015 New Music Fridays: Tee Grizzley Breaks Out... May 11, 2018 Lonzo prepares for ‘biggest summer’ of life April 13, 2018 Farming the land, in a national park July 8, 2018 Is Bruno Mars a Culture Vulture? March 12, 2018 Hornacek: Knicks have moved on from Noah February 21, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.