Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 ! written by Marc Alexander January 26, 2019 English: The Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York City (Photo credit: Wikipedia) New York – Harlem, 125th street Apollo Theater (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “Apollo Theater Nelson Mandela” by The All-Nite Images from NY, NY, USA – Harlem: 125 St. Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1933 !Today in Afro History ! South African President, F.W. de Klerk lifted the ban against anti-apartheid groups such as the African National Congress and committed to releasing Nelson Mandela in 1990 !Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is sentenced to 5 years in prison in 1962 ! Uganda joins the United Nation in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Activist, Medgar Evers is shot and killed in 1963. Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964.Today in Afro History ! David Dinkins becomes the first Afro American Mayor of New York City in 1989 !Today in Afro History ! The U.S. Supreme Court upholds the separate but equal decision in Plessy vs. Ferguson in 1896. Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 ! was last modified: December 31st, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Vince Carter ! Singer, Anita Baker ! NFL player, Torrey Smith ! Activist, Angela Davis ! Gospel Singer, Kirk Franklin ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Blues Singer, Bobby “Blue” Bland ! Actor, John Witherspoon ! Actor, Roy Fegan ! NFL player, Billy “White Shoes” Johnson ! NFL player, Stevan Ridley ! You may also like Lakers’ Ball to test knee; return date... February 7, 2018 Rams.com? Let’s just say it isn’t about... December 29, 2017 High price of pass-rushers led to Saints’... May 4, 2018 Avril: Players questioned Carroll after SB INT May 26, 2018 Etch A Sketching Super Bowl LII February 1, 2018 Manziel says he’s bipolar, trying for comeback February 12, 2018 The eclectic 'Man of the Woods' February 6, 2018 Lue: Love needs bigger role when Cavs... January 19, 2018 Die Lit: Photographing Playboi Carti's Punk-Inspired Album... May 24, 2018 Who Is Ella Mai? The London Singer... July 28, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.