Afro Birthdays Today’s Afro Birthdays, ! Singer, Brian McKnight ! Olympic Medalist, John Carlos ! NFL player, Marques Colston ! NBA player, Marcus Thornton ! written by Marc Alexander June 5, 2019 Brian McKnight appears to be singing the national anthem at the start of a Cleveland Cavaliers home game at the Quicken Loans Arena as they host the Washington Wizards. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com English: Athlete speaking at the Northwest African American Museum, Seattle, Washington, USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Related PostsToday’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Guitarist, George Benson ! Singer, Stephanie Mills ! Actress, Kellie Shanygne Williams ! NBA player, Marcus Camby ! NBA player, Brian Shaw !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Tracy Chapman ! Rapper, MC Hammer ! NFL player, Richard Sherman ! Actress, Leleti Khumalo ! Sprinter, Obadele Thompson ! Former U.S. Ambassador, Mercer Cook !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Eddie George ! NFL player, “Mean” Joe Greene ! Actress, Malinda Williams ! Singer, Sonny Turner ! NFL player, John Mackey !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Musician, Delfeayo Marsalis ! Boxer, Adrien Broner ! NFL player, Dexter Jackson ! MLB player, Vida Blue ! Football player/Actor, John David Washington !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Model/Actress, Beverly Johnson ! NFL player, Jerry Rice ! NBA player/coach, Doc Rivers ! NBA player, Paul Pierce ! Gospel Singer, Shirley Caesar ! Singer, Ashanti ! Actor, Demond Wilson !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Marla Gibbs ! Actor, Fazion Love ! NBA player, Sam Perkins ! NFL player, Sammy Watkins ! Saxophonist/Singer, Junior Walker ! Singer/Songwriter, Renaldo Benson ! Today’s Afro Birthdays, ! Singer, Brian McKnight ! Olympic Medalist, John Carlos ! NFL player, Marques Colston ! NBA player, Marcus Thornton ! was last modified: May 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today in Afro History ! Jerry Rawlings takes power in Ghana after a military coup in 1979 ! next post Today in Afro History ! Dr. Mae Jemison becomes a NASA astronaut in 1987 ! She would eventually be the first Afro American woman in space. You may also like Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Olympic Champion, LaShawn... June 27, 2019 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Comedian/Actor, Jamie Foxx... December 13, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Debbi Morgan... September 20, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Former Secretary of... November 14, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Marvin Gaye... April 2, 2019 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Tennis Champion, Venus... June 17, 2019 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Gabrielle Union... October 29, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Darrelle... July 14, 2019 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Educator/Activist, Cornel West... June 2, 2019 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actress, Josephine Baker... June 3, 2019 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.