Afro History Today in Afro History ! The United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar changes it’s name to The United Republic of Tanzania in 1964 ! Muhammad Ali wins first pro fight in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander October 29, 2018 English: Bust portrait of Muhammad Ali, World Journal Tribune photo by Ira Rosenberg (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Tanzania (orthographic projection) Português: Tanzânia (projeção ortográfica) Español: Tanzania (proyección ortográfica) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Tengeru market near Arusha, Tanzania (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Photo by United Nations Photo Photo by epcp Photo by umbertodpc Photo by cesargp An enlargeable map of the United Republic of Tanzania (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Muhammad Ali in his 61st and final fight, loses to Trevor Berbick in 1981 !Today in Afro History ! Muhammad Ali is convicted of draft evasion after refusing induction into the armed services in 1967 ! Harry Belafonte become the first Afro American to win an Emmy in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Muhammed Ali defeats Leon Spinks in 1978 at the Superdome in New Orleans, making him the first Heavyweight to win the Championship title three times !Today in Afro History ! The Democratic Republic of the Congo is renamed Zaire in 1971 ! St. Vincent and the Grenadines gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1979 !Today in Afro History ! The United Nations passes a resolution condemning South Africa’s apartheid in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Joe Black becomes the first Afro American pitcher to win a World Series Game in 1952 ! Muhammad Ali Defeats Joe Frazier in Manilla Philippines called ” The Thriller in Manilla ” in 1975 ! Today in Afro History ! The United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar changes it’s name to The United Republic of Tanzania in 1964 ! Muhammad Ali wins first pro fight in 1960 ! was last modified: September 28th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Gabrielle Union ! Singer, Melba Moore ! Actress, Tracee Ellis Ross ! Singer, Randy, Jackson ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Nia Long ! Singer, Otis Williams ! Jazz Trumpeter, Clifford Brown ! Actor, Michael Beach ! You may also like ‘You’re Rapists, Animals, Drug Dealers’: Woman Berates... June 26, 2018 Celtics start Morris to play D on... May 13, 2018 ‘He rises to the occasion’: Simmons leads... April 15, 2018 Hurricane sending risky surf ashore as it... July 11, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Ricky... May 21, 2019 Police: 1 Injured In Building Collapse On... July 23, 2018 UK nurse arrested for killing eight babies... July 7, 2018 Jaguars WR Jaelen Strong has torn left... December 25, 2017 Sit-in disrupts operations at NHT head office May 30, 2015 Fire Sparked By Christmas Tree Damages Long... December 26, 2014 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.