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 Former Jamaican policewoman killed in apparent murder-suicide May 24, 2015 10 Things to Do This Weekend in... April 5, 2018 Bell Biv DeVoe to perform at Mandalay... January 4, 2018 Giants still taking it slow, targeting training... May 24, 2016 What’s next for Johnny Manziel? A season... April 8, 2018 Bruno Mars Cleans Up at 2018 Grammys January 30, 2018 The 405 Exchange: Craig David on why... February 5, 2018 Anthony Hamilton on making songs that matter... January 25, 2018 Los Altos H.S. Teacher Accused Of Having... February 26, 2015 Pandora Launches Dozens of Featured Playlists for... October 30, 2017 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.