Afro History Today in Afro History ! The “African Union” is founded in 2002 ! E. Frederic Morrow becomes the first Afro American to hold an executive position at the White House in 1955 ! written by Marc Alexander July 9, 2019 Map of African, with African Union member states in dark green and states with suspended membership in light green (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Zimbabwe African National Union is Formed in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915.Today in Afro History ! Whites attack Afro American residents in Rosewood Florida, killing eight people in 1923.Today in Afro History ! The 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment that was composed of Afro American solders, attack Fort Wagner in 1863 !Today in Afro History ! The Georgia Infirmary, located near Savannah, is Chartered by whites in 1832 to care for afflicted and elderly Africans, making it the first hospital for Afro Americans in America.Today in Afro History ! Nigeria becomes a member of The British Commonwealth in 1960. Today in Afro History ! The “African Union” is founded in 2002 ! E. Frederic Morrow becomes the first Afro American to hold an executive position at the White House in 1955 ! was last modified: June 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Richard Roundtree ! NFL player, O.J. Simpson ! Singer/Songwriter/Actor, Jester Hairston ! Singer, Debbie Sledge ! Singer/Actress Kiely Williams ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! First Afro Mayor of NYC, David Dinkins ! Educator/Activist, Mary McLeod Bethune ! Tennis Champion, Arthur Ashe ! Actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor ! NFL player, Antonio Brown ! Rapper/Actor Christopher Martin ! You may also like Lloyd Price, “This Is Rock and Roll”... December 27, 2017 Hip Hop Royalty Tour Announced Featuring Rakim,... June 7, 2018 Drake's 2018 Has Been Huge. But Is... July 13, 2018 Man Arraigned On Attempted Rape, Other Charges... July 7, 2018 The review of the Headies 2018 nominees... April 13, 2018 Next2You (R&b) December 5, 2017 Chance the Rapper's Hilarious SNL Ballad Begging... November 19, 2017 Talking Shop: Saban, LeBron at odds over... April 4, 2018 Valedictorian gets big audience after principal rejects... July 4, 2018 Germany's biggest music awards marred by anti-Semitic... April 12, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.