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, 2023 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: December 31st, 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 This week on "Sunday Morning" (July 15) July 12, 2018 CCJ declares Guyana’s cross-dressing law unconstitutional November 14, 2018 Apple Store Robbed In Costa Mesa July 25, 2018 Arrow Benjamin Releases 'Love Vendetta' April 27, 2018 Premiere: The Diamonds Are Black Share Some... May 29, 2018 Lue weighs Thompson starting vs. Horford May 14, 2018 8 Earth, Wind And Fire Covers That... April 23, 2018 Review: NoMBe's debut album is promising for... March 30, 2018 "Vicious cycle": Why is the U.S. Army... July 6, 2018 Salmonella Scare Prompts Egg Recall In NY,... April 15, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.