Afro History Today in Afro History ! Hazel Scott becomes first Afro American Woman to have her own TV show in 1950 ! written by Marc Alexander July 3, 2019 Cropped screenshot of Hazel Scott from the trailer for the film Rhapsody in Blue. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com Related PostsToday’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Pianist, Hazel Scott ! WNBA player, Maya Moore ! MLB player, Jose Reyes !Today in Afro History ! Dorothy Dandridge passes away in 1965.Today in Afro History ! Althea Gibson becomes the first Afro American woman to win a major tennis title by winning the French Open in 1956 !Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes first Afro American to qualify for the U.S. Davis Cup in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American to win the mens singles title at Wimbledon in 1975 !Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American male to win the U.S Open in 1968 ! Today in Afro History ! Hazel Scott becomes first Afro American Woman to have her own TV show in 1950 ! was last modified: June 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Talk show host, Montel Williams ! Actress/Singer, Audra McDonald ! Dr. Charles Drew ! Singer, Fontella Bass ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Bill Withers ! NBA player, Horace Grant ! Botswana sprinter, Amantle Montsho ! You may also like Matthews dons visor after offseason nose break July 28, 2018 Femdot Is Chicago's Newest Rap Sensation June 6, 2018 Jags’ Church fined nearly $25K for Gronk... January 27, 2018 Hip-hop inspired life on stage for Dallas... July 4, 2018 Maliibu Miitch Wants to Work With Cardi... May 23, 2018 The Weeknd will perform for the first... April 3, 2018 Thoroughbred ‘Gronk’ closer to Derby berth March 8, 2018 Dengue outbreak in Belize August 7, 2015 J. Cole Puts Mumble Rappers In Their... April 20, 2018 Rapper 6ix9ine claims that kidnapping and hospitalisation... July 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.