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, 2023 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 4th, 2023 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 Sportsline’s Top Weekend Picks: Baseball Rolls On July 6, 2018 Why Steelers shouldn’t draft Ben Roethlisberger’s successor April 19, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Olympic Medalist ,Triple... June 13, 2022 Battle Over Westchester Italian Ice Shop Gets... July 10, 2018 Manziel runs for 2 TDs; now mulling... April 13, 2018 Top trending Banky W songs July 10, 2018 XXXTentacion: The troubled talent of a volatile... June 19, 2018 SportsLine’s Top Weekend Picks: Baseball Heads Into... July 13, 2018 Family takes down grandmother’s wheelchair ramp under... July 27, 2018 LeBron: Game 1 loss one of worst... June 2, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.