Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 ! written by Marc Alexander January 26, 2020 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 ! Nelson Mandela is released from prison after 27 years as a political prisoner in 1990. Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 ! was last modified: January 1st, 2020 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 Snell, Ramos Help Rays Blank Mets July 8, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Cuba Gooding... January 2, 2020 Childish Gambino performs “This is America” at... June 12, 2018 Finding the next Sean McVay: Head coaches... July 12, 2018 R Kelly's music removed by Spotify from... May 10, 2018 Sources: Pacers’ Young may join FA market June 11, 2018 Chris Brown: the downfall of the disgraced... May 14, 2018 Who was Dee Dee Warwick? Whitney Houston's... May 19, 2018 Premiere: Rachel Foxx Keeps The Momentum Going... May 17, 2018 Lit Up Music Festival Is the Latest... July 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.