Afro History Today in Afro History !” The Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson is released in 1933 ! written by Marc Alexander September 16, 2019 The Emperor Jones (1933 film) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Charlotta Bass and Paul Robeson, Los Angeles, 1949 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) PAUL ROBESON – ACTOR, ARTIST, ATHLETE – NARA – 535624 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Paul Robeson with Uta Hagen in the Theatre Guild production of Othello. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Paul Robeson,American actor, athlete, bass-baritone concert singer, writer, civil rights activist, Spingarn Medal winner, and Stalin peace prize laureate. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Morant Bay Rebellion led by Paul Bogle, begins in 1865 !Today in Afro History ! Dorothy Dandridge passes away in 1965.Today in Afro History ! Mayor Thomas Bradley elected as the first Afro American Mayor of Los Angeles in 1973 !Today in Afro History ! Actor, Billy Dee Williams receives a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1985 !Today in Afro History ! College Basketball Star, Eric “Hank” Gathers, collapses during basketball game and could not be revived. (1990)Today in Afro History ! Sugar Ray Robinson wins his Fifth World Championship Title in 1958 ! Today in Afro History !” The Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson is released in 1933 ! was last modified: August 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Blues singer/musician, B.B. King ! NBA player, Elgin Baylor ! Olympic Gold Medalist hurdler, Kevin Young ! Actress, Kyla Pratt ! Singer, Jon Hendricks ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Rapper, Doug E. Fresh ! NBA player, Rasheed Wallace ! Actor, Malik Yoba ! You may also like Photos: Tape Deck Takeover concert July 16, 2018 Off-Duty LAPD Officer Arrested On Suspicion Of... July 13, 2018 Denham Town residents say music producer killed... May 26, 2015 Panthers’ draft all about adding swagger, speed April 30, 2018 XXXTentacion: Slain rapper whose turbulent life informed... July 11, 2018 Paris' Musée du Louvre now runs Jay-Z... July 5, 2018 Thousand Oaks Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting... July 6, 2018 Baby in TV ad becomes instant infant... June 18, 2015 Jazz/R&B Keyboardist David Garfield Hits the Country... April 5, 2018 Arizona, New Orleans land ’23, ’24 Super... May 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.