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Boxer Ken Norton Of ‘Mandingo' Fame And Glory Dead At 70

  • By Sergio
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  • September 19, 2013 12:05 AM
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  • 6 Comments
Former heavyweight champion Ken Norton passed away today at the age of 70.
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'Jim Kelly Takeover Day' In Chicago Saturday Aug. 17 - Film Screenings, Discussions & Martial Arts

  • By Sergio
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  • August 8, 2013 12:28 AM
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There are people still in shock, and mourning the all-too sudden and way too soon passing of martial arts legend and film star Jim Kelly.
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Michael Jai White On The Passing Of Jim Kelly

  • By Sergio
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  • June 30, 2013 4:24 PM
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  • 5 Comments
People around the world are still coming to grips with the shocking news today of the all-too-soon passing of martial arts film star and legend Jim Kelly.

SAD NEWS - Martial Arts Legend Jim Kelly Dies

  • By Sergio
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  • June 30, 2013 12:45 PM
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  • 27 Comments
Yes I know it's a real shocker.
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RIP Dick Anthony Williams

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • February 17, 2012 2:37 PM
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  • 43 Comments
A little late getting this out but it appears the great iconic actor and Chicago native Dick Anthony Williams passed away on Wednesday (Feb. 15th) at the age of 73. 

Oprah Will Honor Whitney Houston With 2-Hour OWN Tribute This Thursday

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 13, 2012 12:36 PM
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As part of a 2-hour tribute to the late singer titled Remembering Whitney: The Oprah Interview, Oprah Winfrey will re-broadcast her 2009 interview with Whitney Houston on Thursday on her cable channel OWN.
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RIP Whitney Houston

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 11, 2012 8:20 PM
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I'm in total shock right now; just as much as I was when it was announced that Michael Jackson had died. *Sigh* Don Cornelius died just a week or so ago and now this.
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Watch: NYC "Soul Train" Flash Mob Tribute To Don Cornelius...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 5, 2012 11:19 AM
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  • 4 Comments
Ahhh... gotta love my city :)
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"Soul Train" Creator Don Cornelius Dead In Apparent Suicide

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 1, 2012 9:43 AM
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  • 11 Comments
Whoa! From the LA Times just minutes ago...
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James Brown Died Today... What's Happening w/ The Biopic Spike Lee Was Attached To Direct?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 25, 2011 7:54 PM
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Today in history, December 25th, 2006, James Brown, aka The Godfather of Soul, died from congestive heart failure resulting from pneumonia complications.