Afro History Today in Afro History ! MLB player, Leroy “Satchel” Paige is named “All Time Outstanding Player” by The National Baseball Congress in 1965 ! written by Marc Alexander January 30, 2019 Jackie Robinson and Satchel Paige in the uniform of the Kansas City Monarchs (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Satchel Paige (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday’s Afro Birthdays ! Baseball Legend, Satchel Paige ! WNBA star Lisa Leslie ! Writer, Margaret Walker ! Actor, Allen Payne ! Singer, Sevyn Streeter !Today in Afro History ! Jackie Robinson is inducted into The Baseball Hall Of Fame in 1962 ! Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall passes away in 1993.Today in Afro History ! Jackie Robinson announces his retirement from baseball in 1957. The African National Congress founded in 1912.Today in Afro History ! Baseball Legend, Satchel Paige passes away in 1982. James Earl Ray is Captured for killing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968.Today in Afro History ! Jackie Robinson breaks baseball’s color barrier in 1945 ! Muhammad Ali defeats George Foreman in 1974.Today in Afro History ! Jackie Robinson bunts for his first major league hit in 1947 ! Today in Afro History ! MLB player, Leroy “Satchel” Paige is named “All Time Outstanding Player” by The National Baseball Congress in 1965 ! was last modified: December 31st, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Jodi Watley ! NBA player, Jalen Rose ! NFL player, Cameron Wake ! Sprinter, Angela Williams ! next post Todays Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Kerry Washington ! MLB player, Jackie Robinson ! MLB player, Ernie Banks ! Actor, Glynn Turmann ! NFL player, Vernon Davis ! NFL player, Mario Williams ! You may also like Kyrie: Celtics fans will praise Cavs’ Thomas January 1, 2018 Wizards’ Morris fined $25K after testy Game... April 22, 2018 Santa Ana Pursuit Ends In Crash, Officer-Involved... July 9, 2018 Celebrity Big Brother 2018: American R&B singer... December 14, 2017 Meet Tina Guerrero, NYPD’s only female counter-sniper July 2, 2018 Jorja Smith: Lost & Found review –... June 8, 2018 Adidas honors Kobe Bryant’s past by reimagining... December 22, 2017 Suspect Arrested After Man Knocked Out, Robbed... June 28, 2018 Chargers’ Liuget draws 4-game PED violation March 23, 2018 Underground Yangon: punk, metal, rap and hip... May 29, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.