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Entertainer, Civil Rights Activist, ‘King of Calypso’ Harry Belafonte Dies; ‘Day-o, day-o, Daylight come, and we want go home’

Entertainer and Civil Rights Activist Harry Belafonte Dies “King of Calypso” “Day-o, day-o, Daylight come, and we want go home” Harold George Bellanfanti, Jr. March 1, 1927 – April 25, 2023 Singer, actor Harry Belafonte died on April 25, 2023 from congestive heart failure at his home on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, at the age of 96. He was born Harold George Bellanfanti, Jr. on March 1, 1927, in Harlem, New York City, the son of Jamaican-born parents Harold George Bellanfanti, Sr., who worked as…

Atlanta Inquirer Celebrates 60 Years

In August 2020, The Atlanta Inquirer celebrated is sixtieth Anniversary. 60th Anniversary Editions of The Atlanta Inquirer newspaper (Atlanta, Georgia, USA) are located at: 60th Anniversary Editions Hyperlinks / URLs for Editions August 1, 2020 Edition: August 8, 2020 Edition: August 15, 2020 Edition: August 22, 2020 Edition: August 29, 2020 Edition:

Atlanta Inquirer Historical Tribute to John Lewis

Atlanta Inquirer Historical Tribute to John Lewis From The Atlanta Inquirer Vault From The Atlanta Inquirer newspaper • November 24, 1962 • Page 9 : Members of the staff and Executive Committee of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) cluster around a 1963 Buick station wagon which was presented to the anti-segregation group by a well wisher after a benefit concert for SNCC in Chicago. From left to right: Clarence Glenn, Louisville; John Lewis, Nashville; Paul Brooks, Chicago; Cordell Reagon, Nashville; Ruby Doris Smith, Atlanta; James Forman, SNCC Executive Secretary,…

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