Afro History Today in Afro History ! The first Selma to Montgomery March takes place on this day in 1965. It was later nicknamed ” Bloody Sunday “. written by Marc Alexander March 7, 2021 Bloody Sunday – Alabama police attack Selma-to-Montgomery Marchers, 1965. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Bloody Sunday (1965) – Alabama officers await demonstrators at the Edmund Pettus Bridge From http://www.usdoj.gov/kidspage/crt/voting.htm (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! The first Selma to Montgomery March takes place on this day in 1965. It was later nicknamed ” Bloody Sunday “. was last modified: March 5th, 2021 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Brandon T. Jackson ! Comedian/Actress, Wanda Sykes ! NFL player, Lynn Swann ! Ballerina, Janet Collins ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Boris Kodjoe ! Actress, Louise Beavers ! Civil Rights Activist/Lawyer, Clarence Mitchell Jr. ! NBA player, Kenny Smith ! Actor, Leon Robinson ! You may also like Judge Denies Moving Trial Of Former Officers... November 5, 2020 Chance The Rapper to Drop New Album... July 17, 2018 Deborah Cox on Seeing Her Song on... June 1, 2018 Houston overcomes Harden’s off-night to push the... May 25, 2018 How Future and Zaytoven made their second... July 6, 2018 Cowboys DT Collins breaks foot in team... May 11, 2018 R&B Star Chris Brown arrested in West... July 6, 2018 Columbia settles gender bias suit by man... July 16, 2017 Dr. Dre Making A Film About Marvin... June 19, 2018 Iran Arrests Teen for Posting Dance Videos July 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.