Afro History Today in Afro History ! Marjorie Joyner patents the Permanent Waving Machine in 1928 ! Making her the first Afro American woman to receive a patent ! written by Marc Alexander November 27, 2019 Permanent wave machine invented in 1928 by Marjorie Joyner – The first African American woman to receive a patent (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Patent image sheet 2 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Patent image sheet 3 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Embed from Getty Images Related PostsToday in Afro History ! “Freedom’s Journal”, the first Afro American owned and operated newspaper published in the United States. Founded in 1827 !Today in Afro History ! Jan Ernst Matzeliger patents the shoe “Lasting Machine” in 1883 !Today in Afro History ! The Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is ratified in 1870, which granted voting rights regardless of race.Today in Afro History ! Author/Activist, Booker T. Washington passes away in 1915.Today in Afro History ! The Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is adopted in 1870, which prohibits the denying of any citizen the right to vote based on race or color !Today in Afro History ! Henry O. Flipper becomes the first Afro American to graduate from West Point in 1877 ! Today in Afro History ! Marjorie Joyner patents the Permanent Waving Machine in 1928 ! Making her the first Afro American woman to receive a patent ! was last modified: November 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Musician, Jimi Hendrix ! MLB player, Jimmy Rollins ! Actor, Jaleel White ! Actress Robin Givens ! Actor, James Avery ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Trey Songz ! Producer/Songwriter, Berry Gordy Jr. ! NFL player, Paul Warfield ! NFL player, Jarvis Landry ! You may also like Brother of Giants’ Jenkins charged in death June 27, 2018 One-Third of All Music Streams are Hip-Hop,... July 9, 2018 'Rick & Morty' & 'Community' Creator Dan... July 18, 2018 Woman arrested in Iran for posting Instagram... July 8, 2018 Jinx? Packers 0-3 since Mike Ditka wore... November 16, 2015 Gallant Performs Short Cover of 'Singularity' by... May 17, 2018 Girl, 11, Uses Puzzles To Help The... November 11, 2018 All in the Family: The Sweetwater All-Stars... May 24, 2018 The problem with R Kelly: how the... May 8, 2018 Student In Custody After Shot Fired Inside... February 8, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.