- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist/Journalist, Marcus Garvey ! NFL player, Atwaan Randle El ! NBA player, Rudy Gay !
- Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !
- Today in Afro History ! Ashmun Institue becomes the first chartered Afro-American college in 1854, now named Lincoln University !
- Today in Afro History ! John Coltrane passes away in 1967 !
- Today in Afro History ! Inventor, Elijah McCoy passes away in 1929. “The Great Hurricane of 1780” hits the Caribbean.
- Today in Afro History ! Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority founded at Howard University in 1908 !
Today in Afro History ! Kurt Lidell Schmoke becomes the first Afro American Mayor of Baltimore in 1987 ! was last modified: December 1st, 2017 by Marc Alexander