Afro History Today in Afro History ! Whites attack Afro American residents in Rosewood Florida, killing eight people in 1923. written by Marc Alexander January 2, 2019 The remains of Sarah Carrier’s house where two blacks and two whites were killed in Rosewood in January 1923 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Rosewood massacre (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Crispus Attucks is the first American to be killed at the Boston Massacre in 1770.Today in Afro History ! Abolitionist, John Brown led a revolt in 1856, which is now known as The Pottawatomie Massacre !Today in Afro History! Shirley Chisholm becomes the first Afro American woman elected to U.S. Congress in 1968 !Today in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington inducted into The Hall of Fame For Great Americans in 1945 !Today in Afro History ! John Coltrane passes away in 1967 !Today in Afro History ! Jupiter Hammon, who was a slave in New York, publishes “An Evening Thought” in 1760, which is the first work by an Afro American to be published in the U.S. Today in Afro History ! Whites attack Afro American residents in Rosewood Florida, killing eight people in 1923. was last modified: December 31st, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Cuba Gooding Jr. ! Author/Director, Oscar Micheaux ! Actor, Taye Diggs ! Actress, Erica Hubbard ! NFL player, Calvin Hill ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Race Car Driver, Willy T. Ribbs ! Actress, Nicole Beharie ! Model/Actress, Liya Kebede ! You may also like Hidden Summer Dangers: Tips To Help Keep... July 8, 2018 Brooklyn R&B artist on the rise April 3, 2018 J&K receives Rs 332 crore central funds... April 2, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Janet Jackson... May 16, 2019 Utah judge reverses decision to take baby... November 13, 2015 Stormy Daniels arrested at Ohio strip club,... July 12, 2018 Rising R&B singer HER to play debut... March 27, 2018 Fire in the rain: Linqua Franqa combines... June 23, 2018 After getting "new information," U.S. reopens probe... July 12, 2018 Ryan Shazier appreciates Ohio State’s ‘Buckeye Tough’... February 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.