Afro History Today in Afro History ! Wilt Chamberlain scores his 30,000th point in 1972 ! Joe Frazier knocks out Jimmy Ellis to win World Championship Title in 1970 ! written by Marc Alexander February 16, 2020 English: Joe Frazier was awarded the Order of the Palmetto in Beaufort, South Carolina, United States. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game (Photo credit: Wikipedia) edited (colour) picture Image:Wilt Chamberlain.jpg Wilt Chamberlain, American basketball player wearing uniform of Harlem Globetrotters. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By Wilt_Chamberlain_Bill_Russell.jpg: New York World-Telegram and the Sun staff photographerderivative work Related PostsToday in Afro History ! George Foreman defeats Joe Frazier in 1973 !Today in Afro History ! Wilt Chamberlain scores 100 points in a game against the New York Knicks in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Wilt Chamberlain passes away in 1999. Equatorial Guinea gains independence from Spain in 1968 !Today in Afro History ! Joe Black becomes the first Afro American pitcher to win a World Series Game in 1952 ! Muhammad Ali Defeats Joe Frazier in Manilla Philippines called ” The Thriller in Manilla ” in 1975 !Today in Afro History ! Bill Russell becomes the first Afro American to coach an NBA team in 1966 !Today in Afro History ! The “New York Renaissance” aka ” The Harlem Rens “an all Afro American pro basketball team was established in 1923 ! Joseph L. Searles III becomes the first Afro American member of the New York Stock Exchange in 1970 ! Today in Afro History ! Wilt Chamberlain scores his 30,000th point in 1972 ! Joe Frazier knocks out Jimmy Ellis to win World Championship Title in 1970 ! was last modified: January 31st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Levar Burton! NFL player, Jerome Bettis ! Rapper, Ice-T ! Singer, James Ingram ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA Legend, Michael Jordan ! NFL Legend, Jim Brown ! Singer, Chante Moore ! Activist, Huey Newton ! You may also like Cincy’s Green (toe) ‘up in the air’... October 21, 2014 Demanding Answers: City Finally Repairs Damaged Sidewalk... July 27, 2018 Lil' Kim On Her Early Music Being... July 11, 2018 BET Awards: Jamie Foxx Salutes Donald Glover;... June 25, 2018 Trees Scattered Across Staten Island Following Strong... July 28, 2018 Husband confided in neighbor just before allegedly... July 11, 2018 IDT cross-examines Barber May 17, 2015 Lineup for Summer Concert Series announced April 14, 2018 Passengers apparently saw danger before pilot crash... July 18, 2018 Oakland's Underground DJs Unite for Red Bull... July 25, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.