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 Conflict With Conservative Group At Atwater Village... July 16, 2018 Here’s How To Plan For An Expensive... July 3, 2018 Mayor De Blasio Marks 17th Anniversary Of... November 12, 2018 Cardinals WR Fitzgerald returning for 14th season February 2, 2017 Today in Afro History ! Jamaican saxophonist... May 3, 2019 Toni Braxton to tour, release first new... February 13, 2018 Here's The Oran “Juice” Jones Video That... May 7, 2018 The 10 Best Margaritas In Dallas. July 24, 2018 There's a UFO at SITP! That Unidentified... July 5, 2018 EXCLUSIVE: RAI Premieres New Album; Talks Creative... June 8, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.