Afro History Today in Afro History ! Kofi Annan is elected as the Secretary General of the United Nations in 1996 ! written by Marc Alexander December 13, 2018 English: Kofi Annan speaking at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Carol Mosley Braun becomes the first Afro American woman elected to the U.S. Senate in 1992 !Today in Afro History ! Saint Kitts and Nevis joins the United Nations in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria Joins the United Nations in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Bernard A. Harris Jr. becomes the first Afro American to walk in space in 1995 !Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 !Today in Afro History ! Edward W. Brooke becomes the first Afro American Senator in 1966 ! Today in Afro History ! Kofi Annan is elected as the Secretary General of the United Nations in 1996 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Comedian/Actor, Jamie Foxx ! MLB Hall of Fame player, Ferguson Jenkins ! Singer, Morris Day ! Activist, Ella Baker ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Football Heisman Winner, Ernie Davis ! NBA player, Anthony Mason ! Jazz Musician, Clark Terry ! Actor, Hal Williams ! Journalist, Stanley Crouch ! You may also like Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme... June 27, 2019 Lava La Rue is a London Rapper... June 25, 2018 Meet Japan's hip-hop monk June 23, 2018 Eli, OBJ get clean slate with Giants’... January 26, 2018 Woman Used Stolen Information To Fund $15,000... September 19, 2017 Mularkey ‘is our head coach,’ says Titans... January 7, 2018 Mac Miller Shares 'Swimming' Cover Art And... July 14, 2018 Childish Gambino Surprise-Dropped Two More New Songs... July 11, 2018 Lowe’s Luke Walton All-Stars: Surprising and thrilling... April 4, 2018 Too fast: Bembry charged with speeding February 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.