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, 2020 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 ! U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall retires in 1991 !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 ! 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: June 1st, 2020 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 Chicago Gets Tribute Before Orpheum Date May 16, 2018 Guide to the owners meetings agenda: Anthem,... May 21, 2018 ‘Additional water restrictions would be death’ August 7, 2015 No motive, arrests in fatal shooting of... June 19, 2018 Newport Beach Braces For Possible Flooding From... July 15, 2018 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards Coming To Staples... July 17, 2018 Rams trade WR Austin to Cowboys for... April 28, 2018 Iceland's Secret Solstice Announces Phase 3 Lineup March 27, 2018 What can NFL’s best sophomore class do... July 17, 2018 XXXTentacionsSAD! music video shows rapper at his... June 28, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.