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 ! Activist, Medgar Evers is shot and killed in 1963. Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964.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 ! 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 Over 70,000 “Amy’s Kitchen” products recalled over... March 24, 2015 Today in Afro History ! Michael Jordan... April 20, 2019 Cam seeks the precision to set completion... July 28, 2018 Teaneck Father, 4 Daughters Killed By Wrong-Way... July 8, 2018 Charli Griffith hosts This is Me on... April 27, 2018 Rahmoo-Pulwama road dilapidated, residents say patients suffer June 1, 2018 Drake and Migos to perform at Smoothie... May 14, 2018 Edelman to mount vigorous appeal, sources say June 25, 2018 A look ahead at summer music festivals,... May 31, 2018 Bamboo To Go? The Huntington Botanical Gardens... March 24, 2015 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.