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, 2022 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 2nd, 2022 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 R&B group After 7 headlines Georgia World... June 16, 2018 Concerns over how drones could threaten national... July 21, 2018 My name is… Jermaiah Sawaqed July 23, 2018 Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars nab 15... April 17, 2018 Shop Gives Car To Man Working To... April 8, 2016 Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran win big... May 21, 2018 Public health nurse: Change masks every four... November 24, 2020 The NFL’s most outsized contracts: 20 players... July 15, 2018 Ella Mai's 'Boo'd Up' and the Long... July 26, 2018 Caught On Video: Thieves Use Ladder To... March 5, 2021 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.