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 Cabrera, Mets Crush Pirates July 27, 2018 Small Plane Lands On NJ Beach After... July 13, 2018 Save my house, Portmore woman pleas June 21, 2015 LeBron Chilling On A Donut Floatie Is... July 11, 2018 Andy Vargas Brings His Rhythmic Latin Funk,... June 29, 2018 Saint Lucia Jazz Festival 2018 welcomes a... April 27, 2018 Ms. Boogie's Transition Is Bigger Than Rap June 14, 2018 PHOTO: PROVEN donation May 23, 2015 Ranking the top 10 NBA rookies by... May 7, 2018 2018 NFL draft first-round analysis April 27, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.