Afro History Today in Afro History ! John Coltrane passes away in 1967 ! written by Marc Alexander July 17, 2019 Coltrane (1957 album) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) John Coltrane House, 1511 North Thirty-third Street, Philadelphia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Josephine Baker passes away in 1975.Today in Afro History ! Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority founded at Howard University in 1908 !Today in Afro History ! Inventor, Elijah McCoy passes away in 1929. “The Great Hurricane of 1780” hits the Caribbean.Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !Today in Afro History ! Frederick Douglas escapes slavery disguised as a sailor in 1838 !Today in Afro History ! Jazz Pianist/Composer, Billy Taylor passes away in 2010. Today in Afro History ! John Coltrane passes away in 1967 ! was last modified: June 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Diahann Carroll ! NBA player/Harlem Globe Trotter, Cornelius “Connie” Hawkins ! Singer, Regina Belle ! Singer, Phoebe Snow ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Anti-Apartheid Activist, Nelson Mandela ! NBA player, Penny Hardaway ! NFL player, Deion Branch ! MLB player, Tori Hunter ! TV Host, Wendy Williams ! Singer, Screaming Jay Hawkins ! Singer, Martha Reeves ! You may also like Biggest storylines to watch for all 32... December 18, 2017 Top 10 MLB Trade Deadline Candidates July 18, 2018 How To Get Free McDonald’s Fries Every... July 19, 2018 Panic! At The Disco, Twenty One Pilots... April 17, 2018 Jaguars’ longtime losers embrace being one win... January 19, 2018 Jim Jordan says he’s running for speaker July 26, 2018 Limbani the chimpanzee greets old caregiver with... July 3, 2018 Browns draft 1-2? They can make it... April 14, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Bill Russell... March 28, 2019 Six-Year-Old Twin Brothers Save Drowning Toddler July 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.