Dick Gregory

Earlier this week we reported that he had been hospitalized in serious condition. Now, we must report that comedian/activist Dick Gregory has passed away at 84. Gregory’s death was confirmed on his official social media accounts by his family. “It is with enormous sadness that the Gregory family confirms that their father, comedic legend and civil rights […]

Comedy, activist and author Dick Gregory began his career as a comedian while serving in the military in the mid 1950s. After being drafted in…

Malcolm X, one of the most important figures of the second half of the 21st century, brought a different perspective to Black America and the…

Legendary actor, comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday. The Walk of…

*The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced that comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory will be honored with the 2,542nd star on the Hollywood Walk of…

Washington, D.C. hosted the most high-profile and traditional of Saturday’s protests against racial bias in the legal system.  The march and rally was organized by National Action…

  Legendary comedian-actor-activist Dick Gregory will receive a coveted star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year, reports Variety.com. RELATED: Legendary Activist, Comedian Dick…

Comedian and social activist Dick Gregory has always had a lot to say about race, and it’s usually hilarious. He tells “The D.L. Hughley Show” he’s never…

Bill Cosby might be 76, but he shows no signs of slowing down. His recent comedy documentary Far From Finished was proof of that. He’s…

Dick Gregory is a comedian, author, health activist and conspiracy theorist, who helped Black comics attain mainstream acceptance. He was the first Black comic to…

  http://www.blackamericaweb.com/entertainment/entertainment-news/dick-gregory-celebrates-milestone When you turn 80 these days, it’s something to celebrate. Living legend, national treasure and civil rights and health activist Dick Gregory turns 80 this Friday and will be celebrated via a 3-hour live radio tribute this Friday on “The Carl Nelson Show” on 1450 WOL Radio in Washington, D.C.  Gregory is practically […]