Afro History Today in Afro History ! Lena Horne records her classic hit “Stormy Weather” in 1941 ! written by Marc Alexander December 15, 2018 Publicity photo of Lena Horne from her own stage show Nine O’Clock Revue. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Lena Horne, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1941 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Cropped screenshot of Lena Horne from the film Till the Clouds Roll By. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Count Basie records “One O’Clock Jump” in 1942 !Today in Afro History ! Gospel Singer, Mahalia Jackson passes away in 1972. Leontyne Price makes her debut at the Metropolitan Opera House in 1961 !Today in Afro History ! Actress/Singer, Pearl Bailey passes away in 1990 !Today in Afro History ! Henry O. Flipper becomes the first Afro American to graduate from West Point in 1877 !Today in Afro History ! Jimi Hendrix passes away in 1970 !Today in Afro History ! Jazz Pianist and Band Leader, Count Basie, passes away in 1984. South Africa held its first all races election after the ending of apartheid in 1994. Today in Afro History ! Lena Horne records her classic hit “Stormy Weather” in 1941 ! was last modified: December 15th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Cindy Birdsong ! NFL player, Rodney Harrison ! Tennis Player, Alexandra Stevenson ! Hurdler, Jehue Gordon ! NBA player, Jahlil Okafor ! Director, Reginald Hudlin ! Professor, William Hinton ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Comedian/Actor, J.B. Smoove ! NFL player, William “The Refrigerator” Perry ! NFL player, Antrel Rolle ! Sprinter, Donovan Bailey ! Singer, Michael McCary ! You may also like Was The Process worth it? May 10, 2018 Three-time Pro Bowl DB Hall says he’s... May 14, 2018 What this food gifting business has had... July 10, 2018 Bruno Mars & Cardi B's 'Finesse' Climbs... January 16, 2018 OVO's PLAZA Drops Off "All Mine" December 22, 2017 Josh Norman: DWTS compares to playing in... May 14, 2018 Saltwater Poisoning Kills Dog At Florida Beach July 16, 2018 Kanye West's mom died in 2007. Judging... April 29, 2018 Who was Smoke Dawg? Canadian rapper and... July 1, 2018 Cowboys’ Martin (elbow) missing Pro Bowl January 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.