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, 2019 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 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 ! Muhammad Ali in his 61st and final fight, loses to Trevor Berbick in 1981 !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 ! 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 ! 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 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 1 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 Firefighters Save Man’s Life, Then Finish His... July 10, 2018 R&B Singer Tank And Long-Time Girlfriend Zena... July 23, 2018 Man hit by motorcycle in Half-Way-Tree, dies July 26, 2014 Sources: Harden might miss practice due to... March 20, 2016 14-Year-Old Arrested In Bronx Park Attempted Rape... July 12, 2018 Car Crashes Into Popular Restaurant In Mamaroneck,... May 7, 2018 Nicki Minaj And Quavo Remixed Ella Mai's... July 4, 2018 New Jersey Takes First Steps To Transition... July 10, 2018 Horn Legend Charles Neville Of Neville Brothers... April 27, 2018 Cousins: I’ll return ‘when I’m 100 percent... July 7, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.