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, 2023 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, 2023 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 Mayoral Candidate Takes Phone Call From God... July 26, 2018 Woman: Bills’ McCoy might have ‘set her... July 12, 2018 The four best Raptors trades we’d like... May 9, 2018 Trade talk: Packers might move up for... April 23, 2018 Man gored by bull while checking out... July 10, 2018 Weekend Events: Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band in... June 14, 2018 Why The Weeknd's 'My Dear Melancholy' Should... March 29, 2018 Gucci Mane, Quavo & Migos Dominate 2018... June 23, 2018 R&B group After 7 headlines Georgia World... June 16, 2018 Witch Prophet Challenges Genre, Reveals Past Lives... May 17, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.