Afro History Today in Afro History ! Lena Horne records her classic hit “Stormy Weather” in 1941 ! written by Marc Alexander December 15, 2019 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 ! 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 ! The USS Harmon is the first U.S. warship named after an Afro American war hero in 1943 ! It was named after Medal of Valor recipient, Leonard Roy Harmon !Today in Afro History ! Dorothy Dandridge passes away in 1965. Today in Afro History ! Lena Horne records her classic hit “Stormy Weather” in 1941 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2019 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 Bear Cub Explores Mountainside, N.J. August 7, 2014 Man slices 27 watermelons in half on... July 19, 2018 Glasgow Jazz Festival reveals full 2018 programme April 30, 2018 7/22: Lindsey Graham, John Kerry, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez July 22, 2018 Everything You Need to Know About the... June 16, 2018 Welcome to Tierra Whack's 'Whack World': The... June 21, 2018 Who Is Ella Mai? The London Singer... July 28, 2018 Dante Ryan wants to paint a picture... July 13, 2018 Riley: LeBron ‘did the right thing’ when... April 9, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Brandon T.... March 7, 2019 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.