Afro History Today in Afro History ! Evander Holyfield defeats George Forman in Heavyweight Championship fight in 1991 ! written by Marc Alexander April 19, 2020 View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com Evander Holyfield vs. Lou Savarese, El Paso Texas, June 30, 2007, photograph by John Kloepper (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Spelman College founded in 1881 !Today in Afro History ! Jackie Joyner-Kersee breaks record in the heptathlon with 7161 points in 1986 !Today in Afro History ! Otis Redding records “RESPECT” in 1965 !Today in Afro History ! Larry Holmes defeats Tim Witherspoon in Heavyweight Championship fight in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Singer, Marvin Gaye is killed in 1984.Today in Afro History ! Freedom rides begin in 1961 ! The First of the freedom riders left from Washington D.C. ! Today in Afro History ! Evander Holyfield defeats George Forman in Heavyweight Championship fight in 1991 ! was last modified: March 27th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthday ! WNBA player, Candace Parker ! Poet, Etheridge Knight ! Nigerian Actress, Ini Edo ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Grammy Award winning singer, Luther Vandross ! Jazz musician/Bandleader, Lionel Hampton ! NBA player, Danny Granger ! Actor, Shemar Moore ! You may also like Controversial rapper 6ix9ine hospitalised after reportedly being... July 22, 2018 Superstar SZA Inducted to Columbia High School... June 4, 2018 Jersey City Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession; State Still... July 19, 2018 Pelicans signing Crawford for rest of season April 5, 2018 Westbrook sounds off on ‘vulgar’ fan incidents April 28, 2018 Matthew Samuda new G2K president March 7, 2015 Arcade Fire, Daniel Caesar and Gord Downie... June 14, 2018 3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen in... July 30, 2018 Chicago Megabus fire latest in string of... February 23, 2016 How fast is the (Lamar Jackson) clock... May 3, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.