Afro History Today in Afro History ! The U.S. Supreme Court upholds the separate but equal decision in Plessy vs. Ferguson in 1896. written by Marc Alexander May 18, 2019 English: The corner of Press and Royal Streets, where the memorial to Plessy v Ferguson stands (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Side one of the memorial in New Orleans, Louisianna of the Plessy-v-Ferguson memorial located at the corner of Press St & Royal St (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: upclose veiw of the Plessy v Ferguson memorial in New Orleans (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !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 ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 !Today in Afro History ! The first elected president of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah is ousted in a military coup in 1966.Today in Afro History ! Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana passes away in 1972. Sierra Leone gains it’s independence in 1961 ! Togo gains it’s independence in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! St. Kitts and Nevis gain independence from the United Kingdom in 1983 ! Today in Afro History ! The U.S. Supreme Court upholds the separate but equal decision in Plessy vs. Ferguson in 1896. was last modified: May 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Reggie Jackson ! Tennis Player, Yannick Noah ! NFL player, Vince Young ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Malcolm X ! Writer, Lorraine Hansberry ! NBA player, Kevin Garnett ! Singer, Grace Jones ! NFL player, London Fletcher ! NBA player, Mario Chalmers ! You may also like Lose yourself in this rap video from... April 6, 2018 Five emerging artists to catch at Governors... May 29, 2018 New Jersey Takes First Steps To Transition... July 10, 2018 Singers Jill Scott and Charlie Wilson to... March 12, 2018 Run It Back: How TI's 'Trap Muzik'... April 13, 2018 Freddie McGregor to receive Marcus Garvey Lifetime... November 18, 2013 How Lions might have missed Matt Patricia... May 11, 2018 Child Road Safety effort November 12, 2018 Don’t erode values taught at school, Holness... June 15, 2015 Spotify abandons controversial artist policy: 'We don't... June 1, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.