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 ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 !Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall bcomes the first Afro American U.S. Supreme Court Justice in 1967 ! Guinea declares its independence from France in 1958 !Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 !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 ! The first elected president of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah is ousted in a military coup in 1966.Today in Afro History ! The Supremes and The Temptations release “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me” in 1968 ! 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 Cavs to give Hood more minutes in... June 5, 2018 Mind, Body and Soulé November 3, 2017 Kelela Shares Animated Visual for 'Frontline': Watch February 28, 2018 Miranda Cosgrove Is Having An Iconic Moment... April 18, 2018 Today in Afro History ! The Montgomery... December 5, 2018 Truck Sparks Brush Fire Off 15 Freeway... July 6, 2018 4 Types Of Goldfish Crackers Recalled For... July 24, 2018 Kerr dispels Rockets’ edge: ‘Our guys have... May 11, 2018 Ella Mai Makes First Essence Festival Appearance... July 6, 2018 Police respond to suspicious package at Maxine... July 25, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.