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 Milwaukee Bucks Forward Jabari Parker Hosts Pickup... July 13, 2018 "What good is NATO:" Trump criticizes allies... July 11, 2018 Mills: Porzingis, Knicks have repaired relationship June 28, 2018 Dus Ka Dum preview: Salman Khan's tryst... July 11, 2018 Haslem returning for 18th season with Heat November 13, 2020 Vikings’ Cook takes step forward in ACL... June 5, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Sportscaster, Stuart Scott... July 19, 2022 Big support for Minard Livestock Show and... November 12, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Ethiopian Emperor, Haile... July 23, 2022 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Marshawn... April 22, 2022 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.