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Black comedian Dick Gregory at the microphone, 1962.  (Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)
Black comedian Dick Gregory at the microphone, 1962.  (Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)

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Comedian, activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

Comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, who broke barriers in the 1960s and became one of the first African-Americans to perform at white clubs, died at the age of 84.

Comedian, activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

Comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, who broke barriers in the 1960s and became one of the first African-Americans to perform at white clubs, died at the age of 84.