Afro History Today in Afro History ! The League of Nations places economic sanctions on Italy after its invasion of Ethiopia in 1935 ! written by Marc Alexander October 19, 2019 Ethiopian Commercial Bank, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Addis Abeba City Hall, Ethiopia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View of Fasilides’ Castle from the Royal Enclosure in Gondar, Ethiopia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Orthographic map of Africa, showing Ethiopia location. Français : Carte orthographique de l’Afrique, montrant l’emplacement de l’Éthiopie. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Central African Republic declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Leopold Sedar Senghor becomes the first elected president of Senegal in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Uganda becomes a self governing country in 1961 !Today in Afro History ! The “Soweto Uprising”. A non-violent march of over 10,000 students in Soweto, South Africa, turns violent when police open fire on the crowd in 1976. Kenneth A. Gibson becomes first Afro American Mayor of Newark in 1970 !Today in Afro History ! The Largest ever mass immunization of yellow fever begins in West Africa in 2009 !Today 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 ! The League of Nations places economic sanctions on Italy after its invasion of Ethiopia in 1935 ! was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Boxer, Evander Holyfield ! Actor, Omar Gooding ! Singer, Jennifer Holiday ! Actress, LaWanda Page ! Singer, Peter Tosh ! MLB player, Rajai Davis ! next 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 ! You may also like NBA commish: No W.H. champ invite ‘saddens... June 9, 2018 Global Plastic Extruder Market 2018 Major Players-... June 27, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Musician, Huddie “Lead... January 20, 2020 Nancy Sinatra Sr., Frank Sinatra’s First Wife,... July 14, 2018 Raheem DeVaughn Interview: Talks ChrossRhodes Movement, Upcoming... April 6, 2018 Opposition raps $4.9 billion deal to plug... July 24, 2015 Archive: Youngest son of Englewood's Sugar Hill... June 12, 2018 Champ Eagles get June invite to White... May 17, 2018 Is it time to just pay Aaron... July 25, 2018 Nicki Minaj Ties Beyonce for Most Top... May 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.