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 ! Spelman College founded in 1881 !Today in Afro History !” The Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson is released in 1933 !Today in Afro History ! Sugar Ray Robinson wins his Fifth World Championship Title in 1958 !Today in Afro History ! Jazz Trumpeter, Clifford Brown passes away in 1956.Today in Afro History ! Rodney King is beaten by police and caught on video in 1991.Today in Afro History ! College Basketball Star, Eric “Hank” Gathers, collapses during basketball game and could not be revived. (1990) 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 DVSN Flawlessly Blend Aaliyah and Prince in... March 20, 2018 Thomas to skip Seattle’s mandatory minicamp June 10, 2018 Jewish Gangsta Rapper Takes On Germany's Hip-Hop... May 11, 2018 5 of the best football lines in... June 12, 2018 $30K Reward Offered To Help Find Suspect... July 19, 2018 DOJ hands Congress classified documents on Russia... June 23, 2018 Cardi B's Success Proves Why She Never... April 12, 2018 Macklemore and Kesha will celebrate the 'Good... May 15, 2018 Barnwell: Ranking the clearest paths to Super... January 8, 2018 REVIEW: Flatbush Zombies' new album gives hope... April 10, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.