Afro History Today in Afro History ! Singer, Marvin Gaye is killed in 1984. written by Marc Alexander April 1, 2019 View image | gettyimages.com Marvin Gaye in 1973 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Marvin Gaye performing in concert during the 1970s. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell in a promotional 1967 photo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By photo by-J. Edward Bailey Marvin Gaye Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Spelman College founded in 1881 !Today in Afro History ! Singer/Actress, Aaliyah dies in plane crash in 2001.Today in Afro History ! Freedom rides begin in 1961 ! The First of the freedom riders left from Washington D.C. !Today in Afro History ! Otis Redding records “RESPECT” in 1965 !Today in Afro History ! Jackie Joyner-Kersee breaks record in the heptathlon with 7161 points in 1986 !Today in Afro History ! Evander Holyfield defeats George Forman in Heavyweight Championship fight in 1991 ! Today in Afro History ! Singer, Marvin Gaye is killed in 1984. was last modified: April 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Reggae Artist, Jimmy Cliff ! Poet, Gil Scott-Heron ! NBA player/Coach, Mark Jackson ! Actor, David Oyelowo ! NFL player, Sean Taylor ! Jazz Singer, Alberta Hunter ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Marvin Gaye ! Police Brutality Victim, Rodney King ! You may also like Your Guide to This Summer's Music Festivals July 10, 2018 PRIME Music Festival headed to Urbana September... April 27, 2018 History tells us the NFL is terrible... April 9, 2018 Today in Hip-Hop: J. Cole Drops 'Born... June 18, 2018 Belly and The Weeknd Join Forces for... May 24, 2018 Pats still in position for home-field advantage,... December 12, 2017 Newcomer Wilsonn releases “Even If I Know” April 13, 2018 R&B crooner Kyle Dion has a falsetto... June 8, 2018 Why Tom Brady is overrated in fantasy... June 26, 2018 Watch: Arin Ray – We Ain't Homies... April 2, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.