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, 2020 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 ! 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, 2020 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 N.J. Man Fighting To Have Trees Replaced... April 12, 2018 As Season Opens, MLB Stadiums Step Up... April 6, 2015 R. Kelly's Perverted Life Is Being Turned... May 8, 2018 Trump arrives in Brussels ahead of potentially... July 10, 2018 Did You Hear That New Mixtape? If... July 20, 2018 Back Stories: On The Ground At Ground... September 6, 2017 Kids’ good deed caught on camera July 27, 2018 The High Notes: Watch R&B Soul Violinist... May 8, 2018 ‘Give A Sip’ Campaign Aims To End... July 14, 2018 Maker disagrees with 3-game FIBA suspension July 19, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.