Afro History Today in Afro History ! Joe Louis defeats John Henry Lewis in heavyweight title fight at Madison Square Garden in 1939 ! written by Marc Alexander January 25, 2020 jean anderson and joe louis (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “World Heavyweight champ Joe Louis (Barrow) sews on the stripes of a technical sergeant-to which he has been promoted. – NARA – 535937 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Joe Louis looks for an opening during boxing match with Max Schmeling (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! Joe Louis defeats John Henry Lewis in heavyweight title fight at Madison Square Garden in 1939 ! was last modified: January 1st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Alicia Keys ! NFL player, Patrick Willis ! Actress, Jenifer Lewis ! Singer, Etta James ! NBA player, Josh Powell ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Vince Carter ! Singer, Anita Baker ! NFL player, Torrey Smith ! Activist, Angela Davis ! Gospel Singer, Kirk Franklin ! You may also like "I thought I was gonna die": Man... July 10, 2018 Judge to Gilberto Nunez: "You believe that... July 29, 2018 Bowles: Arrests not example of Jets culture... June 5, 2018 Fight the Power: On Main Street Public... July 2, 2018 Drake and Jeremy Loops rule Spotify's first... April 18, 2018 Rapper Future releases brand new mixtape: Beastmode... July 7, 2018 Embiid feels ‘unstoppable’ if not double-teamed May 3, 2018 Shep Gordon/Montel Jordan: Producer & Artist Turned... April 9, 2018 T.O.: ‘Mind-boggling’ that Garrett still has job May 18, 2018 Source: Witten also mulling non-ESPN offer April 30, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.