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- Today in Afro History ! The Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is adopted in 1870, which prohibits the denying of any citizen the right to vote based on race or color !
- Today in Afro History ! The Republic of the Congo gains independence from France in 1960 !
- Today in Afro History ! Haiti revolts against France, lead by Toussaint Louverture in 1794 !
- Today n Afro History ! Bob Beamon breaks the world long jump record at the 1968 Olympics. which remained unbroken for 22 years !
- Today in Afro History ! Edward W. Brooke becomes the first Afro American Senator in 1966 !
- Today in Afro History ! Josephine Baker passes away in 1975.
Today in Afro History ! The Ivory Coast becomes a protectorate of France in 1889. was last modified: December 31st, 2017 by Marc Alexander