IN MEMORIAM: In a Shock to Many, Actor Chadwick Boseman Dies at 43

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor

(BEVERLY HILLS – August 31, 2020) – At only age 43, Chadwick Boseman, appeared to be at start of an acting career that was almost certain to eclipse many others. Boseman played several legendary figures in Black history including Jackie Robinson, James Brown and Thurgood Marshall.

But late on August 28, news that Chadwick Boseman had passed away from colon cancer was a shock to many.  Boseman’s death is one of a number in 2020 that mark a year overloaded in surprising news and shocking benchmarks.  READ IN FULL