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John Coltrane Died Today in History. Learn About Sam Pollard's New Documentary + Watch 'World According To Coltrane'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 17, 2014 11:23 AM
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His music is universally known and loved, but apparently just not enough to inspire those with the financial resources to tell his life story (or some specific story within those 40 years) in a feature film.

Today In History: Idi Amin Was Deposed From Power In Uganda. Watch Barbet Schroeder's 1974 Doc 'General Idi Amin Dada' Now

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 11, 2014 10:15 AM
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Today In History: Idi Amin Was Deposed From Power In Uganda. Watch Barbet Schroeder's 1974 Doc 'General Idi Amin Dada' Now

Malcolm X Was Killed Today. Watch Orlando Bagwell's 2 1/2-Hour Doc 'Malcolm X: Make It Plain' Now

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 21, 2014 10:52 AM
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Malcolm X Was Killed Today... Watch 2 1/2-Hour Portrait Doc 'Malcolm X: Make It Plain' Now

Revisiting Intimate Portrait 'Marley' In Celebration Of Bob Marley's 69th Birthday (Watch It Now!)

  • By Monique A. Williams
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  • February 6, 2014 6:22 PM
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Revisiting Intimate Portrait 'Marley' In Celebration Of Bob Marley's 69th Birthday (Watch It Now!)

Martin Luther King Jr Was Born Today; Which Of These 5 Film Projects On His Life Will We See First?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 15, 2014 2:46 PM
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Martin Luther King Jr Was Born Today; Which Of These 5 Film Projects On His Life Will We See First?

Jean-Michel Basquiat Was Born Today. Watch 'Radiant Child' & 'Basquiat' (Both Streaming Now)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 22, 2013 8:40 PM
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Jean-Michel Basquiat Was Born Today. Watch 'The Radiant Child' & 'Basquiat' (Both Streaming Now)

Today In History... The Rumble In The Jungle. Past, Present & Future Projects On The Event

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 30, 2013 4:15 PM
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Today In History... The Rumble In The Jungle. Past, Present & Future Projects On The Event

Jimi Hendrix Died Today In History... Andre Benjamin's Biopic Picked Up + New 2-Hour Doc Coming

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 18, 2013 10:17 AM
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Today in history... September 18th, 1970, Jimi Hendrix died of a drug overdose in London, at just 27 years old.

Tupac Died Today In History... Updates On Antoine Fuqua's Biopic, Kenny Leon's Musical, Tupac's Script

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2013 12:29 PM
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Today in history... September 13, 1996... Tupac Shakur died at a Las Vegas hospital at age 25, 6 days after being fatally shot in a driveby shooting that still remains unsolved, despite claims by the LAPD and Tupac's former bodyguard, most recently, that they know who killed him.

'Star Trek' Debuted Today In History... And Then There Was Nichelle Nichols, MLK & The Kiss

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 8, 2013 9:27 PM
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