Afro History Today in Afro History ! Mike Tyson defeats Frank Bruno to regain Heavyweight Title in 1996 ! written by Marc Alexander March 17, 2020 Français : Boxer Mike Tyson in the ring at Las Vegas, Nevada, ca. October 2006. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com English: Mike Tyson at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, United States. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By Brian Birzer Mike Tyson Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Mike Tyson becomes the youngest Heavyweight World Champion by defeating Trevor Berbick in 1986 !Today in Afro History ! Sugar Ray Robinson wins his Fifth World Championship Title in 1958 !Today in Afro History ! The 1967 Newark riots erupted because of police racial profiling, lack of quality education and jobs. Ended on july 17 after 26 deaths and hundreds of injuries.Today in Afro History ! Jazz Trumpeter, Clifford Brown passes away in 1956.Today in Afro History ! Jackie Joyner-Kersee breaks record in the heptathlon with 7161 points in 1986 !Today in Afro History ! Jazz singer, Joe Williams passes away in 1999. Today in Afro History ! Mike Tyson defeats Frank Bruno to regain Heavyweight Title in 1996 ! was last modified: February 28th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Nat King Cole ! Ex Slave/Politician, Benjamin Sterling Turner ! Singer, Tamar Braxton ! NFL player, Emmanuel Sanders ! NFL player, Cordarrelle Patterson ! NBA player, Thomas Robinson ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actress, Vanessa Williams ! Actress, Queen Latifah ! Singer/Actress, Irene Cara ! Singer, Wilson Pickett ! Country Singer, Charlie Pride ! NFL player, Andre Rison ! You may also like Disabled Homeowner Moving Out After HOA Tells... July 19, 2018 Barenaked Ladies on 20 Years of 'Stunt'... July 23, 2018 Sixers finish 3rd in NBA merchandise sales April 17, 2018 DOJ tells court it may need more... July 6, 2018 MSNBC's Ari Melber Wants to Bring Hip-hop... July 27, 2018 How far can the Celtics go in... April 5, 2018 Edgewater Live, Euclid Beach Live to return... April 24, 2018 City Girls Rule July 16, 2018 Arrow Benjamin Releases 'Love Vendetta' April 27, 2018 Heat’s goal? For Whiteside to ‘reach his... April 27, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.