Afro History Today in Afro History ! George Foreman defeats Joe Frazier in 1973 ! written by Marc Alexander January 22, 2020 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 ! Joseph H. Rainey becomes the first Afro American in The House of Representatives in 1870 !Today in Afro History ! George Washington Buckner is named minister to Liberia in 1913 !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: January 1st, 2020 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 Arsonists strike Riverton twice — NSWMA July 30, 2018 Leavitt Theatre in Ogunquit to host summer... July 8, 2018 Foska Oats latest product a big hit July 31, 2014 WR White hopes training with Trubisky pays... July 24, 2018 Trump: ‘I Accept’ Intel Agencies’ Conclusion Of... July 17, 2018 Minimum wage under review July 4, 2015 First performers, including legendary R&B singer Mavis... June 5, 2018 Chargers face uphill battle winning public vote... February 17, 2016 2018 NBA Draft Picks Reveal Their Favorite... June 22, 2018 Will Julio Jones have added incentive to... July 19, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.