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Ossie Davis

Birth Name: Raiford Chatman Davis

Birth Place: Cogdell, GA

Birthday: December 18, 1917, Sagittarius

Died: February 4, 2005

Profession: Actor, Playwright, Activist

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Malcolm X
01:52 — Outstanding chronicle of one of America's most controversial black leaders, assassinated in 1965. Washington's portrayal is incredible!

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Thu Feb 11 6:00pm
Malcolm X HBO2

The issue of racism in America is explored in this biography chronicling the life and death of assassinated civil-rights leader Malcolm X.

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Fri Feb 12 9:00am
Joe Versus the Volcano HBO2

Natives need a sacrifice in order to ensure that their tropical paradise does not sink into the ocean, so a man with a negative prognosis is offered a fortune to jump into the island volcano.

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Mon Feb 15 10:00pm
Independent LensThe Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights(Season 14, Episode 8) PBS

Remembering Whitney Young, who led the National Urban League from 1961 until his death in 1971 at age 49. During those years, he played a pivotal role in expanding access to jobs, education and housing for blacks, primarily by forging personal relationship (more…)

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Details

  • Birth Name: Raiford Chatman Davis
  • Birth Place: Cogdell, GA
  • Birthday: December 18, 1917, Sagittarius
  • Died: February 4, 2005
  • Profession: Actor, Playwright, Activist