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 'World first' hip-hop project featuring two non-verbal... June 21, 2018 DNI Dan Coats speaks at summit July 19, 2018 Sources: Cowboys’ Lawrence likely to play on... July 16, 2018 WATCH: Uber Driver Pinned By Car During... July 25, 2018 Bonnaroo Delivers Another Full Experience On The... June 11, 2018 Eye Opener at 8: Trump protesters converge... July 13, 2018 The Weeknd will perform for the first... April 3, 2018 After Trump Tweets At Jimmy Fallon To... June 25, 2018 Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County July 26, 2018 The School of Janet Jackson: Ten Songs... May 17, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.