Afro History Today in Afro History ! The first Pan African Conference held in London in 1900 ! James R. Jordan Sr. ( Father of Michael Jordan ) passes away in 1993 ! written by Marc Alexander July 23, 2020 My father used to say that it’s never too late to do anything you wanted to do. And he said, ‘You never know what you can accomplish until you try.’ (Photo credit: symphony of love) English: A plaque commemorating the Fifth Pan African Conference/Congress held in Manchester in 1945. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Henry O. Flipper becomes the first Afro American to graduate from West Point in 1877 !Today in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915.Today in Afro History ! South African President, F.W. de Klerk lifted the ban against anti-apartheid groups such as the African National Congress and committed to releasing Nelson Mandela in 1990 !Today in Afro History ! Michael Jordan returns to Bulls after a 17 month retirement in 1995. Phoenix is striped of hosting the Super Bowl after Arizona refused to recognize MLK Holiday in 1991.Today in Afro History ! Civil rights workers, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Mickey Schwerner are murdered in Mississippi by Klu Klux Klan in 1964.Today in Afro History ! The Post- Apartheid South African Government/ANC, takes control of the Ciskei homeland in 1994 ! Today in Afro History ! The first Pan African Conference held in London in 1900 ! James R. Jordan Sr. ( Father of Michael Jordan ) passes away in 1993 ! was last modified: July 5th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Ethiopian Emperor, Haile Selassie ! Comedian/Actor Marlon Wayans ! Sprinter, Maurice Greene ! Singer, Michelle Williams ! NBA player Gary Payton ! Actress, Helen Martin ! Actor, Eriq Lasalle ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Barry Bonds ! NBA player, Karl Malone ! Author, Alexandre Dumas ! Kenyan Runner, Wilfred Bungei ! You may also like Adoptee pays it forward May 15, 2017 Rapper XXXTentacion fatally shot in South Florida... June 18, 2018 Composite Sketch Of Indecent Exposure Suspect In... November 14, 2018 Police have banned a London rap group... June 19, 2018 Some Women Say Body-Shaming Billboard In Times... July 13, 2018 SoulBack (featuring Stokley Williams) – The R&B... May 4, 2018 Cops: Pizza Delivery Man Dies After Being... July 15, 2018 Johnny Maxwell and Rexx Life Raj vibe... March 30, 2018 More than 2,300 firefighters are battling a... July 8, 2018 Review: Kendrick Lamar live in Auckland July 21, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.