Afro History Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 ! written by Marc Alexander June 13, 2019 English: thurgood marshall in his robe (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Polski: Thurgood Marshall (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Thurgood Marshall, appointed by Kennedy to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday 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 ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !Today in Afro History ! Edward W. Brooke becomes the first Afro American Senator in 1966 !Today in Afro History ! Carol Mosley Braun becomes the first Afro American woman elected to the U.S. Senate in 1992 !Today in Afro History ! Jupiter Hammon, who was a slave in New York, publishes “An Evening Thought” in 1760, which is the first work by an Afro American to be published in the U.S.Today in Afro History ! “Freedom’s Journal”, the first Afro American owned and operated newspaper published in the United States. Founded in 1827 ! Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall is nominated to become the first Afro American on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1967 ! was last modified: May 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Olympic Medalist ,Triple and Long Jumper, Will Claye ! NBA player, Hassan Whiteside ! NFL Player, Nate Jones ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Marla Gibbs ! Actor, Fazion Love ! NBA player, Sam Perkins ! NFL player, Sammy Watkins ! Saxophonist/Singer, Junior Walker ! Singer/Songwriter, Renaldo Benson ! You may also like Dolphins to turn to Loggains as OC,... January 4, 2018 Review: Alt-rock band puts electropop spin on... April 21, 2018 New Video: VanJess – Through Enough (featuring... February 17, 2018 I can predict the rap lines of... May 8, 2018 Will Smith Teases New Music in Rapping... May 24, 2018 Summer music preview: 8 burning questions about... June 11, 2018 Marcus Mariota’s disappointing season sinks further in... December 11, 2017 Fantasy football injury outlooks for Week 15 December 17, 2017 Cowboys' pass-rush question remains, but is backup... August 22, 2016 Suns’ Booker in lineup Tuesday vs. Grizzlies December 27, 2017 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.