Afro History Today in Afro History ! William H. Hastie, becomes the first Afro American judge on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in 1949 ! written by Marc Alexander October 15, 2022 William H. Hastie was the first African American appointed to a United States Court of Appeals, the Third Circuit. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) HON. WILLIAM H. HASTIE – CHAMPION OF JUSTICE – NARA – 535685 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Judge William H. Hastie, dean of the Howard University Law School, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of War, ca. 1941 – NARA – 535835 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! William H. Hastie, becomes the first Afro American judge on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in 1949 ! was last modified: October 2nd, 2022 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Keyshia Cole ! Singer, Ginuwine ! Singer, Eric Benet ! NBA player, Arron Afflalo ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Trumpeter, Roy Hargrove ! NFL player, Kordell Stewart ! NBA player, Manute Bol ! Actress, Kim Wayans ! Actress, Terri J. Vaughn ! You may also like Stepfather Of Patrick Mahomes’ Girlfriend Collapsed And... November 12, 2018 High price of pass-rushers led to Saints’... May 4, 2018 Capital XTRA's Reloaded Live Is Back To... April 16, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, India Arie... October 3, 2022 Today in Afro History ! Speed Skater,... February 18, 2023 WATCH: Cali Man Climbs Freeway Sign to... June 27, 2018 Porter: Injury reports ‘got exaggerated a lot’ June 18, 2018 Embiid assures 76ers have ‘a bright future’ May 10, 2018 Artist Nick Grant on Navigating A Career... June 18, 2018 Scientists Create First Beer Brewed From Cannabis July 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.