Afro History Today in Afro History! Shirley Chisholm becomes the first Afro American woman elected to U.S. Congress in 1968 ! written by Marc Alexander November 5, 2022 Shirley Chisholm, future member of the U.S. House of Representatives (D-NY), announcing her candidacy. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History! Shirley Chisholm becomes the first Afro American woman elected to U.S. Congress in 1968 ! was last modified: October 2nd, 2022 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Odell Beckham Jr. ! Singer, Ike Turner ! NBA player, O. J. Mayo ! Actor, Seth Gilliam ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Lamar Odom ! Actress, Thandie Newton ! 1904 Olympic medalist, George Poage ! Soccer Player, Jozy Altidore ! You may also like All of Tyler the Creator's Loosie Tracks... July 5, 2018 10 New Songs You Need This Week May 8, 2018 WATCH: Charles, saxophonist of Neville Brothers, dead... April 27, 2018 Newport Beach Braces For Possible Flooding From... July 15, 2018 Detectives think XXXTentacion was fatally shot in... June 20, 2018 Ex-Jets Offensive Coordinator Tony Sparano Dies At... July 22, 2018 Edenn releases “Thinking” June 22, 2018 Marcus Smart is back doing Marcus Smart... April 25, 2018 Sarkodie is no match to me when... July 14, 2018 Cavs draftee Sexton: No Kyrie-related pressure June 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.