Afro History Today in Afro History ! Senegal breaks from The Mali Federation, declaring it’s independence in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander August 20, 2019 The Coat of arms of Senegal (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Landscape of Casamance Region, southern Senegal (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Map of Senegal Español: Mapa de Senegal (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Liberia declares it’s independence in 1847 !Today in Afro History ! Leopold Sedar Senghor becomes the first elected president of Senegal in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Haiti revolts against France, lead by Toussaint Louverture in 1794 !Today in Afro History ! The Battle of Vertieres is fought during the Haitian Revolution in 1803 !Today in Afro History ! The Central African Republic declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority founded at Howard University in 1913 ! Today in Afro History ! Senegal breaks from The Mali Federation, declaring it’s independence in 1960 ! was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actor, Isaac Hayes ! Rapper, KRS-One ! Actor, Geoffrey Holder ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Sprinter, Usain Bolt ! NBA player, Wilt Chamberlain ! Musician, Count Basie ! Actor/Director, Melvin Van Peebles ! Actress, Loretta Devine ! MLB player, Melvin “B. J.” Upton Jr. ! You may also like The Perfect Trip: Miami Psych Fest Brings... June 18, 2018 Can you "believe" it? Ex-Journey singer Steve... May 21, 2018 Americans expected to bet $4.76B on SB... January 30, 2018 From $193.29 to $385K: NFL’s smallest, biggest... March 15, 2018 ‘A trade that shook the NFL’: How... December 18, 2017 Marcus Samuelsson on showcasing kitchens of immigrants... July 6, 2018 Rochester Man Charged With Tweeting Threats Against... August 7, 2014 "Hurt a pretty lady": Lawyer charged with... July 19, 2018 Beyonce Ties Mariah Carey For Third-Most Top... November 22, 2017 Craig Mack's History on the Billboard Charts March 13, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.