Afro History Today in Afro History ! Jesse Owens of Ohio State University, breaks three world records and ties a fourth in 1935 ! written by Marc Alexander May 25, 2022 Jesse Owens shook racial stereotypes both with Nazis and segregationists in the USA at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Jesse Owens with Ralph Metcalfe at track and field tryouts at Randall’s Island Stadium in New York (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Owens performing the long jump at the Olympics. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) African-American Jesse Owens on the podium after winning the long jump at the 1936 Summer Olympics (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! Jesse Owens of Ohio State University, breaks three world records and ties a fourth in 1935 ! was last modified: May 2nd, 2022 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Dancer/Actor, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson ! Actress, Octavia Spencer ! NBA player, Kendall Gill ! NBA player, Derrick Williams ! Writer, Jamaica Kincaid ! Runner, Ezekiel Kemboi ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actor, Lenny Kravitz ! Actress, Pam Grier ! Singer, Lauryn Hill ! Musician, Miles Davis ! Actor, Philip Michael Thomas ! You may also like Branson duck boat accident: Captain among the... July 20, 2018 Joseph Beer Faces Sentence In Long Island... August 26, 2014 Giants plan to talk contract with Beckham... July 26, 2018 Bus driver fired after telling man he... July 14, 2018 Third Phase Of Rescue Operation Underway At... July 10, 2018 BJ The Chicago Kid & Ro James... April 13, 2018 2018 NFL Nation Mock Draft: Darnold to... April 25, 2018 Jim Jordan says he’s running for speaker July 26, 2018 130 surgeries haven't disheartened this 15-year-old music... July 8, 2018 Jamie Foxx, Ledisi, Marsha Ambrosius, and Yolanda... June 25, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.