Afro History Today in Afro History ! George Foreman defeats Joe Frazier in 1973 ! written by Marc Alexander January 22, 2019 English: Boxer George Foreman (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Joe Frazier was awarded the Order of the Palmetto in Beaufort, South Carolina, United States. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “George Foreman 1973” by Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Rijksfotoarchief: Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Wilt Chamberlain scores his 30,000th point in 1972 ! Joe Frazier knocks out Jimmy Ellis to win World Championship Title in 1970 !Today in Afro History ! George Washington Buckner is named minister to Liberia in 1913 !Today in Afro History ! Joseph H. Rainey becomes the first Afro American in The House of Representatives in 1870 !Today in Afro History ! Joe Black becomes the first Afro American pitcher to win a World Series Game in 1952 ! Muhammad Ali Defeats Joe Frazier in Manilla Philippines called ” The Thriller in Manilla ” in 1975 !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Percussionist, Max Roach ! Boxer, George Foreman ! MLB player, Willie McCovey ! Model, Saleisha Stowers !Today in Afro History ! Tuskegee Institute founded in 1881 ! New York State Abolishes slavery in 1827 ! Today in Afro History ! George Foreman defeats Joe Frazier in 1973 ! was last modified: December 31st, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Sam Cooke ! NFL player, Ray Rice ! NBA player, Greg Oden ! DJ Jazzy Jeff ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Editor/Journalist, Susan L. Taylor ! Author, Derek Walcott ! NBA player, Larry Hughes ! Singer, Anita Pointer ! You may also like Turkish Rapper Ezhel Arrested Over Lyrics Allegedly... May 29, 2018 BJ The Chicago Kid Is "Sorry" On... January 1, 2018 Chief Minister for monitoring of roads with... May 5, 2018 GM Altman: Cavs, LeBron have ‘a good... June 22, 2018 Wizards’ Wall (knee) returns after 2 months March 31, 2018 Man sentenced in live-streamed beating of mentally... July 6, 2018 Kendrick Lamar Drops “All the Stars” From... January 4, 2018 An array of voices: Five highlights from... July 17, 2018 Enjoy phenomenal music at the Schermerhorn this... April 13, 2018 Dozens of bodies exhumed in Texas likely... July 18, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.