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, 2022 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 3rd, 2022 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 Today in Afro History ! Phi Beta... January 9, 2022 Cowboys DL Irving suspended first 4 games June 15, 2018 7/12 CBS2 Thursday Morning Weather Headlines July 12, 2018 Nas Is Taking A Gamble On Kanye... June 13, 2018 Somehow Céline Dion's Son Is a Chart-Topping... May 10, 2018 One Dead In Car Crash In Irvington,... July 16, 2018 'Catch the groove' with Reggie Brown and... April 5, 2018 NBA commish: No W.H. champ invite ‘saddens... June 9, 2018 Meet Madison Ryann Ward, Singer Featured in... April 13, 2018 City Girls Are The Intoxicating Embodiment Of... July 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.