This week, a late comedian’s likeness can’t be used for quite some time and a late poet gets honored.
While many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren’t as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.
Family, friends and famous admirers gathered Saturday and paid tribute to poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou.
The National Action Network hosted a rally to honor the life of the late Maya Angelou on Saturday.
This week a beloved author passed, an A-lister was attacked, and two music moguls got $3 billion richer.
Among the exhibition highlights are her correspondence with James Baldwin and Malcolm X. Other items include a handwritten copy of her memoir “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.”
Her death was confirmed in a statement issued by Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where she had served as a professor of American Studies since 1982.
While South Africans of all races flocked to houses of worship Sunday for a national day of prayer and reflection to honor Nelson Mandela on Sunday, the former South African president and civil rights icon was also being remembered in the United States.