Afro History Today in Afro History ! Shaka, The Zulu King is killed in 1828. The Sudanese Republic becomes the Independent Republic of Mali in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander September 22, 2019 The Mali Empire at its height under Mansa Musa. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) James King’s sketch of King Shaka (1781 – 1828) from 1824 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) High school students in Kati, Mali (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Children playing soccer, Dogon region, Mali (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Bamako, Mali (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Mali (orthographic projection) Português: Mali (projeção ortográfica) Español: Mali (proyección ortográfica) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Republic of Niger declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! James Earl Ray pleads guilty to killing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1969.Today in Afro History ! The southeastern region of Nigeria declares independence as the Republic of Biafra, which started a 2 1/2 year civil war in 1967.Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court bans housing discrimination in 1968, known as the Civil Rights Act of 1968. Signed into law by President Johnson. 3,000 Afro American Students boycott Boston Public schools over the quality of their education in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! The National Guard is called out to prevent Afro American students from enrolling in Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957 !Today in Afro History ! Rodney King is beaten by police and caught on video in 1991. Today in Afro History ! Shaka, The Zulu King is killed in 1828. The Sudanese Republic becomes the Independent Republic of Mali in 1960 ! was last modified: August 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Denard Robinson ! Actress, Shari Belafonte ! Activist, James Lawson ! Actor, Carlos Knight ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Saxophonist, John Coltrane ! Singer, Ray Charles ! NFL player, Chris Johnson ! Actress, LisaRaye McCoy ! Actor, Anthony Mackie ! NBA player, Brandon Jennings ! Actor, Chi McBride ! You may also like Chicago Cubs: Video "made a national villain... July 24, 2018 A$AP Ferg Says Drake & Pusha T... June 6, 2018 Another Heat Wave Expected In Southern California... July 20, 2018 Woody McClain on 'The Bobby Brown Story'... May 31, 2018 Kings’ Joerger OK after dizzy spell on... January 29, 2018 Total lunar eclipse to happen in July... July 1, 2018 Erykah Badu Tops Field Day 2018's Refreshingly... February 5, 2018 Love for children inspires Joseph Bolt June 28, 2015 Premiere: Bobii Lewis Can't "Force You" To... March 15, 2018 Latest on the Orlando nightclub shooting investigation June 15, 2016 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.