Afro History Today in Afro History ! Willy T. Ribbs becomes the first Afro American to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 in 1991 ! written by Marc Alexander May 19, 2020 English: Racing driver Willy T. Ribbs, photographed at Sears Point International Raceway in 1984. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Willy T. Ribbs – 1991 CART Race – Laguna Seca – October 1991 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! Willy T. Ribbs becomes the first Afro American to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 in 1991 ! was last modified: May 1st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Malcolm X ! Writer, Lorraine Hansberry ! NBA player, Kevin Garnett ! Singer, Grace Jones ! NFL player, London Fletcher ! NBA player, Mario Chalmers ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Naturi Naughton ! Rapper, Busta Rhymes ! You may also like Tracking the key injuries in the NBA... April 12, 2018 Germany drops probe of rappers, after they... June 16, 2018 Report: Mariah Carey Is Being Accused Of... April 16, 2018 Watch As VJ Adams Defines Rap In... July 7, 2018 Head games: Browns must earn helmet stripes June 6, 2018 Sources: NFL panel backs Carson stadium bid January 12, 2016 Sources: Pats WR Edelman to have foot... November 16, 2015 How Cardi B and Offset Became Hip... July 11, 2018 Lakers’ Kuzma: Ball ‘serious’ in weight room May 22, 2018 Ex-Bengal Pacman Jones punched at airport July 11, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.