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 ! 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 ! 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 ! 200 former slaves leave Savannah Ga. to establish themselves in Liberia Africa in 1895 !Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Botswana gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1966 ! 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 Daily Bruin predicts who will win gold... January 26, 2018 Roberts urges change of focus on public... November 12, 2018 NBA Finals bold predictions, MVP favorites and... June 4, 2018 Tyler, The Creator Freestyles Over Kanye West... June 15, 2018 Migos at Stir Cove – May 26 May 12, 2018 Ne-Yo Taps PartyNextDoor, 2 Chainz, Eric Bellinger... February 13, 2018 Man protesting VA sets himself on fire... June 26, 2018 Ephraim Sykes is back into R&B with... June 26, 2018 Giants secure No. 2 pick; Browns get... December 31, 2017 Cam Newton answers Clay Matthews in another... December 18, 2017 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.