Afro History Today in Afro History ! Comedian/Actor Richard Pryor suffers severe burns to his body in 1980. Larry Holmes defeats Ken Norton for the WBC Title in 1978 ! written by Marc Alexander June 9, 2022 View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com Photo of Richard Pryor. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! Comedian/Actor Richard Pryor suffers severe burns to his body in 1980. Larry Holmes defeats Ken Norton for the WBC Title in 1978 ! was last modified: June 5th, 2022 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Jackie Wilson ! Pastor, T. D. Jakes ! Actress, Logan Browning ! NBA player, Udonis Haslem ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Academy Award winning Actress Hattie McDaniel ! Singer, Faith Evans ! Blues Singer, Howlin Wolf ! You may also like Faces in new places: Jerick McKinnon, Allen... June 12, 2018 Curt Schilling’s apparently anti-Muslim Tweet lands him... August 26, 2015 Department Of Buildings Orders Removal Of Illegal... July 7, 2018 Sade & R&B Mosh Pits: A Look... June 22, 2018 Former rapper's Cooperstown home to be sold... July 9, 2018 Porter: Injury reports ‘got exaggerated a lot’ June 18, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Politician, Barbara Jordan... February 21, 2023 Feeling the pinch September 6, 2015 Trump responds to Russian hacking indictment by... July 14, 2018 Report: Hernandez calls tapped before first trial October 28, 2016 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.