Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Motown record label is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 ! written by Marc Alexander December 14, 2019 English: Berry Gordy at a performance of The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker in December 2010. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Photo of the Hitsville USA building in Detroit MI. Photo taken: Monday June 19th, 2006 by Chris Butcher Category:Images of Detroit, Michigan (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: The Supremes’ star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, 7060 Hollywood Blvd. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Supremes: Diana Ross (left), Mary Wilson (center), Florence Ballard (right) circa 1965 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Supremes’ song ” Baby Love” takes the No. 1 spot on the United Kingdom’s music charts in 1964 !Today in Afro History ! The Supremes becomes the first all female group to have a No. 1 selling album in 1966 ! Actor, Cleavon Little passes away in 1992 !Higher & Higher: The Jackie Wilson Story to Debut at Hologram USA Theater in Hollywood on …Today in Afro History ! Halle Berry becomes the First Afro American woman to win an academy award for best actress in 2002 !Today in Afro History ! The first Afro American owned TV station ( WGPR-TV) begins airing in Detroit Michigan in 1975 !Today in Afro History ! The Supremes and The Temptations release “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me” in 1968 ! Today in Afro History ! The Motown record label is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Football Heisman Winner, Ernie Davis ! NBA player, Anthony Mason ! Jazz Musician, Clark Terry ! Actor, Hal Williams ! Journalist, Stanley Crouch ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Cindy Birdsong ! NFL player, Rodney Harrison ! Tennis Player, Alexandra Stevenson ! Hurdler, Jehue Gordon ! NBA player, Jahlil Okafor ! Director, Reginald Hudlin ! Professor, William Hinton ! You may also like Combating heroin overdoses in “America’s Hometown” March 30, 2016 3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen in... July 30, 2018 Pornhub Is Now Hosting Banned UK Drill... July 10, 2018 Office-Share Company WeWork Takes Meat Off The... July 14, 2018 Sources: Beasley, Lakers agree on 1-year deal July 20, 2018 The Local: Kindora explores her vivid pop-R&B... March 30, 2018 Inglewood group sues to prevent Clippers arena June 20, 2018 Steelers’ Joe Haden has 2,000 ‘fire’ sneakers... June 6, 2018 Sources: Knicks’ O’Quinn declines $4.2M deal June 21, 2018 New Jersey Store Owner Writes Snarky Sign... July 11, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.