Martes, 19 Junio, 2018

Groundbreaking comedian, civil rights leader Dick Gregory dead at 84

Civil Rights Activist Dick Gregory Hospitalized      His son took to social media to share the unfortunate news Civil Rights Activist Dick Gregory Hospitalized His son took to social media to share the unfortunate news
Galeno Paniagua | 20 Agosto, 2017, 06:43

"It is with enormous sadness that the Gregory family confirms that their father, comedic legend and civil rights activist Mr. Dick Gregory departed this earth tonight in Washington, D.C.", Gregory's son, Christian, said in a statement.

His family confirmed the death through social media. They asked for privacy as they grieve, but appreciate the "outpouring of support and love" they have received.

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Gregory has more than a dozen albums and books to his name.

Christian continued: "When it comes to sickness and disease one's age is highly significant".

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However, things began to worsen which resulted in him being recommitted to the facility on the 12th of August, Saturday. Gregory continued to speak passionately on politics and culture through to President Trump's election previous year, and in one particular Instagram post from March, offered a stirring message of resistance, power, and hope. In advanced age, a simple cold or a simple infection could be catastrophic. "I've watched my father for a lifetime heal the world". "His comedy showed his education, intelligence, and was inclusive of humanitarianism along with great timing", Cosby wrote about Gregory.

An invitation from civil rights leader Medgar Evers to speak at voter registration rallies in Jackson, Miss., in 1962 launched Gregory into what he called "the civil rights fight". "He was FEARLESS. Rest in Power Dick Gregory".

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