Afro History Today in Afro History ! Hank Aaron breaks home run record in 1974 ! written by Marc Alexander April 8, 2019 English: Milwaukee Braves outfielder and Hall of Famer Hank Aaron in a 1960 issue of Baseball Digest. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron at the 2008 All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade. © Rubenstein, photographer Martyna Borkowski (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Hank Aaron’s Hall of Fame plaque (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Hank Aaron’s jersey worn when he broke Babe Ruth’s record. 03:09, 23 May 2005 . . Googie man . . 270×382 (24,156 bytes) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By Chris Evans from same, United States Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Hank Aaron becomes the 2nd MLB player to hit 700 Home Runs in 1973 ! “The New Orleans Tribune ” becomes the first afro daily newspaper published in 1864 !Today in Afro History ! Willie Mays hits his 500th career Home Run in 1965 ! Tupac Shakur dies in 1996.Today in Afro History ! College Basketball Star, Eric “Hank” Gathers, collapses during basketball game and could not be revived. (1990)Today in Afro History ! Carl Lewis breaks world indoor long jump record in 1984 !Today in Afro History ! Jackie Robinson breaks baseball’s color barrier in 1945 ! Muhammad Ali defeats George Foreman in 1974.Today in Afro History ! Aaron Anderson is awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1865 ! Joe Lewis knocks out Max Schmeling in 1938 ! Today in Afro History ! Hank Aaron breaks home run record in 1974 ! was last modified: April 3rd, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan ! B.E.T founder, Robert Johnson ! Rapper, Biz Markie ! Actress, Skai Jackson ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor/Singer/Activist, Paul Robeson ! Actress, Keshia Knight Pulliam ! Singer, Jazmine Sullivan ! TV Host, Sunny Anderson ! You may also like Rae Sremmurd's 3xLP SR3MM is anything but... May 12, 2018 Sources: Waiters faces season-ending surgery January 11, 2018 Trump a near-solitary figure after stunning rebuke... July 17, 2018 LeBron: This has been the hardest season January 17, 2018 Stefflon Don review, Kentish Town Forum –... March 9, 2018 Should Jets be afraid of Josh Allen’s... March 31, 2018 Skyline Fire: 150+ Homes Evacuated In Corona... July 20, 2018 Firefighters accused of making sex tape in... June 24, 2018 Q's With Paul Shaffer On The Best... May 4, 2018 LeBron, Curry win ASG voting, to be... January 19, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.