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 ! Dorothy Dandridge passes away in 1965.Today in Afro History ! The Morant Bay Rebellion led by Paul Bogle, begins in 1865 !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 ! Spelman College founded in 1881 ! 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 Jaguars troll Steelers for looking ahead to... January 14, 2018 ‘Offensive’: French Actress, Wife Of Roman Polanski... July 9, 2018 Nicki Minaj Talks Cardi B Beef Rumors,... April 12, 2018 ScHoolboy Q battles his daughter June 4, 2018 A tiny oral history: How LeBron turned... May 6, 2018 Sources: Jags’ Bortles has right wrist surgery January 30, 2018 Rodgers purchases minority stake in Bucks April 21, 2018 Source: Ravens, Bears talk with Landry’s agent March 5, 2018 Teenage survivor describes escape from sinking duck... July 23, 2018 Source: Steelers rework DeCastro, Tuitt deals February 10, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.