Afro History Today in Afro History ! The first Afro American owned TV station ( WGPR-TV) begins airing in Detroit Michigan in 1975 ! written by Marc Alexander September 29, 2020 WGPR station ID, 1980s. Variations of this “rainbow” logo would be used until CBS purchased it in 1995. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! The first Afro American owned TV station ( WGPR-TV) begins airing in Detroit Michigan in 1975 ! was last modified: September 14th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Kevin Durant ! NFL player, Calvin Johnson ! TV Host, Bryant Gumbel ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Frankie Lymon ! Singer, Cissy Houston ! Singer, Marilyn McCoo ! Singer, Patrice Rushen ! Singer, Miki Howard ! WNBA player, Bria Hartley ! Singer, T-Pain ! You may also like Brent Faiyaz is an unconventional songwriter with... April 4, 2018 Video: Big KRIT f/ Raphael Saadiq –... December 12, 2014 R Kelly accused of sexual misconduct with... March 28, 2018 Watch: Tom Cruise Takes James Corden On... July 27, 2018 XXXTentacion's mother hints the slain rapper had... June 21, 2018 Juliani latest music videos & mp3 download June 18, 2018 Lifeguards On Alert As Dangerous Rip Currents... July 9, 2018 On The Trail: The Virgin Island that... July 15, 2016 Sources: Eagles SB hero Graham has surgery May 16, 2018 Cohen: Trump Knew In Advance Of 2016... July 27, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.