Afro History Today in Afro History ! Jan Ernst Matzeliger patents the shoe “Lasting Machine” in 1883 ! written by Marc Alexander March 20, 2020 Zwikmachine. Uitgevonden door Jan Ernst Matzeliger in 1883. Lastingmachine. Invented by Jan Ernst Matzeliger in 1883 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Jan Ernst Matzeliger (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Joe Gans becomes the first Afro American World Boxing Champion in 1902 !Today in Afro History ! Marjorie Joyner patents the Permanent Waving Machine in 1928 ! Making her the first Afro American woman to receive a patent !Today in Afro History ! Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity founded in 1911.Today in Afro History ! Abolitionist, John Brown led a revolt in 1856, which is now known as The Pottawatomie Massacre !Today in Afro History ! Singer/Actress, Aaliyah dies in plane crash in 2001.Today in Afro History ! Dr. Betty Shabazz, (wife of Malcolm X) passes away in 1997. Today in Afro History ! Jan Ernst Matzeliger patents the shoe “Lasting Machine” in 1883 ! was last modified: February 28th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Director/Actor, Spike Lee ! Gospel Singer, Rosetta Tharpe ! Actress, Bianca Lawson ! NBA player, Jamal Crawford ! Tennis Player, Sloane Stephens ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Adrian Peterson ! TV Personality, Ananda Lewis ! Actress, Sonequa Martin-Green ! You may also like Drake Dominates Streaming, But Not Pop Radio... July 26, 2018 The Weeknd's New Single 'Call Out My... April 8, 2018 18 Asian Musicians to Listen To May 31, 2018 Could Jets’ owner-player unity on anthem issue... June 3, 2018 Pics Of LeBron And Savannah Out With... July 10, 2018 Two government schools function in one building... March 27, 2018 Fire in the rain: Linqua Franqa combines... June 23, 2018 Daylight Saving Time Linked To Higher Risk... March 2, 2016 XXXTentacion reportedly signed $10M record deal a... July 9, 2018 Steelers can tie Cowboys on Monday Night October 12, 2015 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.