According to reports Gregory was hospitalized just a short two days ago with an unknown medical condition. His son Christian Gregory shared the news of the 85-year old’s health condition.
Dick Gregory is known for his comedic wit and outspokenness about the disenfranchisement of blacks. He has utilized his platform as a comedian and public speaker to air out the issues and concerns of black people. His voice and contributions to the civil rights movement will surely be missed.
EarHustle411 and the writing staff sends out deepest and sincerest condolences to the family of Dick Gregory.
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