Afro History Today in Afro History ! Jazz Pianist/Composer, Billy Taylor passes away in 2010. written by Marc Alexander December 28, 2018 Billy Taylor at Usdan. Piano Solo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Billy Taylor Jazzmobile concert 1977 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Josephine Baker passes away in 1975.Today in Afro History ! Frederick Douglas escapes slavery disguised as a sailor in 1838 !Today in Afro History ! Inventor, Elijah McCoy passes away in 1929. “The Great Hurricane of 1780” hits the Caribbean.Today in Afro History ! Kurt Lidell Schmoke becomes the first Afro American Mayor of Baltimore in 1987 !Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !Today in Afro History ! Ashmun Institue becomes the first chartered Afro-American college in 1854, now named Lincoln University ! Today in Afro History ! Jazz Pianist/Composer, Billy Taylor passes away in 2010. was last modified: November 30th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Denzel Washington ! Singer, John Legend ! Actress, Nichelle Nichols ! Jazz Musician, Earl “Fatha” Hines ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Former L.A. Mayor, Thomas Bradley ! Actor, Mekhi Phifer ! Hurdler/Sprinter, Angelo Taylor ! NFL player, Eric Berry ! You may also like Satisfy Your Cravings For American Cuisine With... July 17, 2018 Bengals’ Lewis on future: ‘It’s complicated’ January 1, 2018 What league insiders are buzzing about at... July 13, 2018 Stanton, Sabathia Lead Yankees To Win Over... July 4, 2018 Lowe: How Harden and the Rockets keep... May 19, 2018 Isley Brothers to headline Greensboro concert December 13, 2017 Concierto de CLOCKERS R&B and NU-SOUL JAM... November 28, 2017 The top 10 acts I'd most like... May 1, 2018 Clippers’ Gallinari out at least two more... March 3, 2018 Cardi B and The Carters Lead VMA... July 16, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.