Afro History Today in Afro History ! Barry Sanders wins Heisman Trophy in 1988 ! Jennifer Hosten becomes the first Afro woman to win Miss World in 1970 ! written by Marc Alexander December 3, 2019 English: BARRY SANDERS AT AN AUTOGRAPH SHOW IN 2005 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Embed from Getty Images Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Author, Richard N. Wright passes away in 1960 ! Ernie Davis becomes the first Afro American to win the Heisman Trophy in 1961 !Today in Afro History ! Guinea-Bissau declares independence from Portugal in 1973 !Today in Afro History ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 !Today in Afro History ! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority founded at Howard University in 1913 !Today in Afro History ! The Supremes and The Temptations release “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me” in 1968 !Today in Afro History ! The Lusaka Protocol is signed in Zambia, ending a 19 year civil war in 1994. Today in Afro History ! Barry Sanders wins Heisman Trophy in 1988 ! Jennifer Hosten becomes the first Afro woman to win Miss World in 1970 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Mary Alice ! NFL player, James Ihedigbo ! Actor, Steve Harris ! Singer, Montell Jordan ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Rapper, Jay-Z ! Model/TV Host, Tyra Banks ! NBA player, Bernard King ! Singer, Cassandra Wilson ! Actor, Tony Todd ! Actor, Orlando Brown ! You may also like Follow live: LeBron, Cavaliers open second round... May 1, 2018 13 Best Shows on Hulu to Watch... July 16, 2018 All the places LeBron James could take... June 15, 2018 Ravens QB Jackson lining up at other... June 12, 2018 Police Ramp Up Crackdown On Fake Car... July 19, 2018 LIRR Service Changes After Person Struck By... July 13, 2018 Rudolph shrugs off Big Ben ‘help now’... May 7, 2018 Mariah Carey Says She's Been "Screwed" Out... March 9, 2018 Source: Mavs, Jordan agree to 1-year, $24.1M... July 1, 2018 Jalal Mansur Nuriddin, 73, 'grandfather of rap' June 16, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.