- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Paul George ! Inventor, Elijah McCoy ! NBA player, Thabo Sefolosha !
- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, R. Kelly ! Singer, Shirley Bassey ! Sprinter, Calvin Smith !
- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist/Journalist, Marcus Garvey ! NFL player, Atwaan Randle El ! NBA player, Rudy Gay !
- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Gospel singer, Mahalia Jackson ! Funk singer/musician, Bootsy Collins ! NBA player, Monta Ellis !
- Today in Afro History ! The Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is adopted in 1870, which prohibits the denying of any citizen the right to vote based on race or color !
- Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Caron Butler ! Jazz Musician, Roy Haynes ! Rapper, Common ! Actor, Fred “Rerun” Berry !
Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Kevin Durant ! NFL player, Calvin Johnson ! TV Host, Bryant Gumbel ! was last modified: August 31st, 2018 by Marc Alexander