Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Battle of Vertieres is fought during the Haitian Revolution in 1803 ! written by Marc Alexander November 18, 2019 English: Scene of the Battle of Vertières during the Haitian Revolution (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Coat of arms of Haiti (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Orthographic projection of Haiti. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Map of Haiti (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Haiti revolts against France, lead by Toussaint Louverture in 1794 !Today in Afro History ! Liberia declares it’s independence in 1847 !Today in Afro History ! Senegal breaks from The Mali Federation, declaring it’s independence in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The Central African Republic declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Crispus Attucks is the first American to be killed at the Boston Massacre in 1770.Today in Afro History ! Ashmun Institue becomes the first chartered Afro-American college in 1854, now named Lincoln University ! Today in Afro History ! The Battle of Vertieres is fought during the Haitian Revolution in 1803 ! was last modified: November 18th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Sprinter, Allyson Felix ! NFL player Warren Moon ! MLB player, David Ortiz ! MLB player, Gary Sheffield ! Comedian, Mike Epps ! Actor, Damon Wayans Jr. ! Actor, Nate Parker ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Long Jumper/NFL player, Marquise Goodwin ! Sprinter/Hurdler Gail Devers ! MLB player, Ryan Howard ! NFL player, DeAngelo Hall ! NBA player, Kenneth Faried ! Actress, Erika Alexander ! NFL player, Ahmad Rashad ! You may also like Prep for Sorry to Bother You by... July 2, 2018 NFL OTAs roll call: Brady, Gronk among... May 21, 2018 Review: NoMBe's debut album is promising for... March 30, 2018 Interview with Hick Hop Artist: Long Cut... July 10, 2018 Beyoncé 'buries' Cardi B with rap –... June 18, 2018 Medical evaluations of boys rescued from Thai... July 10, 2018 Bears' McPhee on AP: Excited to hit... October 29, 2015 On the trail of the Golden State... April 21, 2017 Magic: I’ll ‘step down’ if Lakers miss... June 26, 2018 Jets' Fitzpatrick says he'll be OK to... November 18, 2015 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.