Afro History Today in Afro History ! Mozambique gains independence from Portugal in 1975 ! Lincoln Alexander becomes the first Afro Canadian member of the Canadian Parliament in 1968 ! written by Marc Alexander June 25, 2019 View image | gettyimages.com Maputo, Mozambique (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Traditional fishing boat in Mozambique. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Mozambique (orthographic projection) Português: Moçambique (projeção ortográfica) Español: Mozambique (proyección ortográfica) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Colonel The Honourable Lincoln M. Alexander Memorial Services (Photo credit: 4 Cdn Div/4 Div CA – JTFC/FOIC) English: Students outside school in Nampula, Mozambique (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Lincoln M. Alexander Parkway – Hamilton, Ontario (Photo credit: Dougtone) Related articles Lincoln Alexander leaves a legacy of ‘groundbreaking firsts’ Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Jazz singer, Joe Williams passes away in 1999.Today in Afro History ! Jazz Trumpeter, Clifford Brown passes away in 1956.Today in Afro History ! Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe passes away in 1993.Today in Afro History ! Spelman College founded in 1881 !Today in Afro History ! College Basketball Star, Eric “Hank” Gathers, collapses during basketball game and could not be revived. (1990)Today in Afro History ! Arthur Ashe becomes the first Afro American male to win the U.S Open in 1968 ! Today in Afro History ! Mozambique gains independence from Portugal in 1975 ! Lincoln Alexander becomes the first Afro Canadian member of the Canadian Parliament in 1968 ! was last modified: May 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA Hall of Famer, Willis Reed ! Actor, Jimmie Walker ! TV Personality/Actress, La La Anthony ! NBA player, Dikembe Mutombo ! NBA player, Dell Curry ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Derek Jeter ! First Afro American to walk in space, Bernard A. Harris Jr. ! NFL player, Michael Vick ! NFL player, Shannon Sharpe ! NBA player, Iman Shumpert ! You may also like Keith Sweat to perform at Rabobank Arena... June 13, 2018 MUST SEE: R&B Duo DVSN Performs A... March 20, 2018 Teen girl boasted online of riding in... April 23, 2018 Silver happy with All-Star, says TV draft... February 19, 2018 New Jersey Community Mourns Loss Of Wrong... June 25, 2018 NYPD: Woman Attacked When Man Forces His... June 23, 2018 R&B Singer James Mtume Sues Sony Over... July 5, 2018 Lowe’s 10 things: Celtics streak, LeBron’s rare... March 29, 2018 Broncos still covet No. 1 defense ranking... December 14, 2017 Young, Allen T’d up after summer league... July 6, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.