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This Day in Black History: Oct. 21, 1917
Jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie was born in Cheraw, South Carolina, on Oct. 21, 1917....


This Day in Black History: Nov. 21, 1904
Jazz saxophonist Coleman Hawkins was born in Saint Joseph, Missouri, on Nov. 21, 1904....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 21, 1917
Dizzy Gillespie is born....


Jazz Legend Gerald Wilson Dies at 96
The dynamic musician passed away from pneumonia in his Los Angeles home....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 10, 1917
Pianist and composer Thelonious Monk was born....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 18, 1961
Wynton Marsalis, jazz trumpet virtuoso, was born Oct. 18, 1961....


Billy Taylor, Jazz Musician, Dies at 89
The pianist and composer was a tireless educator and promoter of the musical genre....


Those We Lost In '07
BET's "Those We Lost" celebrates | mourns | and remembers the influential members of the community ...


Bio: Charles S. Dutton
Charles S. Dutton bio....


Commentary: When It's Totally OK Not to Respect Your Elders
Bill Cosby and others accused of sexual assault may need to lose their icon status....