Afro History Today in Afro History ! The” Johnny Bright Incident ” occurs in 1951. Governor, Evelyn Baring declares a state of emergency in Kenya in 1952 because of the Mau Mau Uprising. written by Marc Alexander October 20, 2019 Deutsch: Jomo Kenyatta, Präsident von Kenia. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Johnny Bright Photo by BiblioArchives / LibraryArchives Intentional late hit breaks Johnny Bright’s jaw Photo by A Meyers 91 Johnny Bright (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Kenya gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1963 ! Jomo Kenyatta becomes the first President of “The Republic of Kenya” in 1964 !Today in Afro History ! Jomo Kenyatta is elected as the first Prime Minister of Kenya in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya’s first Prime Minister passes away in 1978 !Today in Afro History ! The United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar changes it’s name to The United Republic of Tanzania in 1964 ! Muhammad Ali wins first pro fight in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Activist, Ken Saro-wiwa is executed by the Nigerian Government in 1995.Today in Afro History ! Alice Walker is awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1983 ! Alex Haley is awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1977 ! Today in Afro History ! The” Johnny Bright Incident ” occurs in 1951. Governor, Evelyn Baring declares a state of emergency in Kenya in 1952 because of the Mau Mau Uprising. was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Rapper, Snoop Dogg ! Former Kenya President, Jomo Kenyatta ! First female NAACP President, Enolia McMillan ! NBA player, Eddie Jones ! Actress, Jennifer Freeman ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Trumpeter, Dizzy Gillespie ! Astronaut, Ronald McNair ! NBA player, Shelden Williams ! NBA player, Festus Ezeli ! Actress, LaTanya Richardson ! You may also like Khalid and Normani Collaborate on New Single... February 16, 2018 The big names who went down with... November 1, 2015 The Best R&B Of 2018 (So Far) July 17, 2018 New Packers GM wants Eliot Wolf to... January 8, 2018 R&B and Deep House Pack February 14, 2018 After her Australian Music Prize, Sampa the... April 7, 2018 Kendrick Lamar makes history with Pulitzer win April 16, 2018 Trump names EU as a "foe" ahead... July 15, 2018 Father of 2 Parkland shooting survivors slain... July 20, 2018 Redman Delivers New Cultured Filled Track 'I... June 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.