Afro History 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 ! written by Marc Alexander October 22, 2019 Cleavon Little (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 Motown record label is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 !Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 !Today in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !Today in Afro History ! Mary Jane Patterson becomes the first Afro American woman to earn a B. A. Degree when she receives her Degree from Oberlin College in 1862 !Today in Afro History ! The Supremes and The Temptations release “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me” in 1968 ! 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 ! was last modified: September 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Robinson Cano ! Ethiopian Runner, Tiki Gelana ! Jamaican singer, Shaggy ! Black Panther co-founder Bobby Seale ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Legendary Soccer player, Pele ! Singer, Dianne Reeves ! Author, Michael Eric Dyson ! You may also like Migos producer Rob Taylor beaten by rapper... July 5, 2018 Five questions with: Rasar Amani, MC of... July 7, 2018 R. Kelly Accusers Say They Had to... May 8, 2018 Woman accuses R. Kelly of sexual battery,... May 22, 2018 Search On For Suspect In Williamsburg Bodega... July 10, 2015 New records set by JK in centrally-funded... May 12, 2018 Center yourself with Philly R&B artist Son... April 16, 2018 Bay Area R&B artist Samaria returns with... June 21, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Percussionist, Max... January 10, 2020 Rockets plan to honor Santa Fe High... May 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.