Afro History Today in Afro History ! Janelle Commissiong becomes first Afro Miss Universe in 1977 ! written by Marc Alexander July 16, 2022 Cristal Montanez Miss Venezuela & Janelle Commissiong Miss Universe in Colombia Raising Funds Cancer Association (3) (Photo credit: Cristal Montanez Venezuela) View image | gettyimages.com Today in Afro History ! Janelle Commissiong becomes first Afro Miss Universe in 1977 ! was last modified: July 4th, 2022 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist/Jounalist, Ida B. Wells ! NFL legend, Barry Sanders ! Activist/BPP Member/BLA Member, Assata Shakur ! NBA player, Zach Randolph ! Actress, Rain Pryor ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Diahann Carroll ! NBA player/Harlem Globe Trotter, Cornelius “Connie” Hawkins ! Singer, Regina Belle ! Singer, Phoebe Snow ! You may also like Mother of XXXTentacion reveals the rapper was... June 22, 2018 Exercise your right to vote in your... June 19, 2015 Brief layoff, quick start worry NBA health... November 9, 2020 Black Violin brings tour to Collar City April 11, 2018 XXXTentacion's family host hordes of fans in... June 28, 2018 Ranking Musiq Soulchild's Albums From Worst to... April 3, 2018 Elderly Woman Robbed In Her East Village... July 18, 2018 Ben Roethlisberger balances rest, training before Steelers... July 3, 2018 Daniels draws small but curious crowd July 6, 2018 Brooklyn Rapper Rockstar Payso Wants to Live... July 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.