Afro History Today in Afro History ! Sgt. William H. Carney becomes first Afro American to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1900 ! written by Marc Alexander May 23, 2020 English: William Harvey Carney (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By James E Reed – Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University Today in Afro History ! Sgt. William H. Carney becomes first Afro American to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1900 ! was last modified: May 1st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Boxer, Marvelous Marvin Hagler ! Singer/Actor, Scatman Crothers ! Singer, Maxwell ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Patti LaBelle ! Rapper, Heavy D ! NBA player, Tracy McGrady ! Actor, Carl Anthony Payne ! You may also like Busta Rhymes Talks Hip-Hop's Lack Of Mentorship... July 26, 2018 Champagne for Everyone! June 7, 2018 Musician Danny Clay brings Luther Vandross tribute... June 1, 2018 The NFL’s most outsized contracts: 20 players... July 15, 2018 Abortion emerging as key issue in race... July 24, 2018 Do multivitamins show any benefit for heart... July 10, 2018 Cry Uncle! Homeowners Have To Call Exterminator... July 9, 2018 Trump fist-bumped Turkish president at NATO summit,... July 16, 2018 Q&A: Local band Elf Power returns home... June 19, 2018 Tannehill regrets dissing Dolphins practice squad October 7, 2015 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.