Afro History Today in Afro History ! Tony Dungy becomes the first Afro American head coach to win the Super Bowl in 2007 ! written by Marc Alexander February 4, 2020 Tony Dungy, the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts football team, arrives onboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) via helicopter. (Cropped from a U.S. Navy photograph) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By USAF Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The USS Harmon is the first U.S. warship named after an Afro American war hero in 1943 ! It was named after Medal of Valor recipient, Leonard Roy Harmon !Today in Afro History ! Willy T. Ribbs becomes the first Afro American to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 in 1991 !Today in Afro History ! Michael Jordan returns to Bulls after a 17 month retirement in 1995. Phoenix is striped of hosting the Super Bowl after Arizona refused to recognize MLK Holiday in 1991.Today in Afro History ! Iowa State University’s first Afro American football player, Jack Trice suffered fatal injuries during a game in 1923. He died two days later.Today in Afro History ! Hazel Scott becomes first Afro American Woman to have her own TV show in 1950 !Dennis Erickson named Alliance SLC coach Today in Afro History ! Tony Dungy becomes the first Afro American head coach to win the Super Bowl in 2007 ! was last modified: January 31st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Rosa Parks ! NFL player, Lawrence Taylor ! NFL player, Jerome Brown ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! MLB player, Hank Aaron ! NFL player, Kelvin Benjamin ! Actor, Tim Meadows ! NBA player, Terrence Ross ! Singer, Bobby Brown ! You may also like Weekly Round-up: Cops kill colleague?..St Elizabeth ‘drug... July 24, 2015 Sources: Eagles SB hero Graham has surgery May 16, 2018 7 of 2018's Biggest Rap Albums Mercifully... July 9, 2018 Your Cheat Sheet for Telling All the... June 13, 2018 Raphael Saadiq shares a stage with Tunde... July 19, 2018 3 women can’t ID Winslow in pretrial... July 12, 2018 Shanahan: Using Manziel ‘always an option’ September 19, 2014 Chargers face uphill battle winning public vote... February 17, 2016 Funk Parade Announces Initial Music Lineup April 19, 2018 Cole Beasley puts rap skills on display... July 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.