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Harlem’s Rev. Dr. Eugene Callender Dead At 87

Rev. Dr. Callender Worked Alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The Rev. Dr. Eugene Callender died at the age of 87. (Credit CBS 2)

The Rev. Dr. Eugene Callender died at the age of 87. (Credit CBS 2)

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NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A giant of Harlem has passed away.

The Rev. Dr. Eugene S Callender died at the age of 87.

For many years Callender presided over the Church of the Master in Harlem.

Rev. Dr. Callender also worked alongside Dr. Martin Luther Kind Jr. and served on five presidential commissions.

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