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 ! The Battle of Vertieres is fought during the Haitian Revolution in 1803 !Today in Afro History ! Haiti revolts against France, lead by Toussaint Louverture in 1794 !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 Follow live: Rockets, Warriors aim to grab... May 19, 2018 Today in Afro History ! Carol Mosley... November 3, 2019 Watch Drake Deliver 'Fire in the Booth'... July 15, 2018 Suspect in Las Vegas road rage killing... February 20, 2015 Emotional Uber passenger “ashamed” after attacking driver November 5, 2015 New Eagles CB Worley arrested early Sunday April 15, 2018 R. Kelly Will Keep Peforming Despite New... May 5, 2018 The Graduation July 5, 2018 This Week In Golf: Michael Kim Laps... July 16, 2018 AMC Clears Chris Hardwick Of Wrongdoing, Reinstates... July 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.