Afro History Today in Afro History ! Trinidad and Tobago gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 ! Lionel Hampton passes away in 2002. written by Marc Alexander August 31, 2019 Flag of Trinidad and Tobago (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Chaconia (Warszewiczia coccinea) is the national flower of Trinidad and Tobago. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Map of Trinidad and Tobago (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Trinidad and Tobago (orthographic projection) Español: Trinidad y Tobago (proyección ortográfica) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Jamaat Al Muslimeen Organization attempts a Coup D’etat against the the elected government of Trinidad and Tobago in 1990 !Today in Afro History ! Slaves in Trinidad and Tobago are emancipated in 1838 ! Slavery is abolished in the British Empire in 1834 !Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is sentenced to 5 years in prison in 1962 ! Uganda joins the United Nation in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! St. Kitts and Nevis gain independence from the United Kingdom in 1983 !Today in Afro History ! Uganda gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria Joins the United Nations in 1960 ! Today in Afro History ! Trinidad and Tobago gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 ! Lionel Hampton passes away in 2002. was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actor, Chris Tucker ! Hurdler, Edwin Moses ! MLB player/Coach, Frank Robinson ! NFL player, Larry Fitzgerald ! Activist/BPP member, Eldridge Cleaver ! Actress, Shar Jackson ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Sidney Rice ! NBA player, Tim Hardaway ! Actress, Zendaya Coleman ! NFL player, Clinton Portis ! Actor, Ron O’Neal ! Singer, Skye Townsend ! Actress, Anita Bush ! You may also like All The Best Rap And Hip-Hop Playlists... April 21, 2018 How would LeBron even get to the... February 1, 2018 Kanye West Teases New GOOD Music Projects... June 3, 2018 Who is Aleksandr Kogan? April 21, 2018 Mexican YouTube rapper melted bodies of slain... April 28, 2018 New Godmode signing Aaron Childs puts another... February 12, 2018 The 2018 BET Awards Nominees Are… May 16, 2018 Richard Sherman shares love for Seahawks fans... March 21, 2018 Future "BEASTMODE 2" Review July 11, 2018 No charges for Raiders’ Penn in domestic... May 9, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.