Comedian and long time civil rights activist,  Dick Gregory turns 81 today. he was born 10-12 in 1932.

Comedian and long time civil rights activist, Dick Gregory turns 81 today. he was born 10-12 in 1932.

The ceremony coincides with the first weekday of Black History Month and Gregory’s 56th wedding anniversary. Description from westsidetoday.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The ceremony coincides with the first weekday of Black History Month and Gregory’s 56th wedding anniversary. Description from westsidetoday.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

#Dick Gregory, comedian, actor, and civil rights activist, was born Richard Claxton Gregory in 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri.  Gregory's father left the family when Gregory was a child forcing his mother, Lucille, a maid, to raise him and his five siblings.  During his high school years Gregory j

#Dick Gregory, comedian, actor, and civil rights activist, was born Richard Claxton Gregory in 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri. Gregory's father left the family when Gregory was a child forcing his mother, Lucille, a maid, to raise him and his five siblings. During his high school years Gregory j

Nigger : An Autobiography - Published in 1964, the autobiography of comedian Dick Gregory is by turns funny, poignant, and thought-provoking. #africanbookstore

Nigger : An Autobiography - Published in 1964, the autobiography of comedian Dick Gregory is by turns funny, poignant, and thought-provoking. #africanbookstore

Comedian and author Dick Gregory has been active since the ’60’s and is showing no signs of slowing down. Gregory turns 84 today and the activist remains fiery and opinionated as ever. …

Comedian and author Dick Gregory has been active since the ’60’s and is showing no signs of slowing down. Gregory turns 84 today and the activist remains fiery and opinionated as ever. …

Sooo Funny!! (at the beginning) but serious stuff at the same time  Web Exclusive: Dick Gregory by Smiley and West on SoundCloud

Sooo Funny!! (at the beginning) but serious stuff at the same time Web Exclusive: Dick Gregory by Smiley and West on SoundCloud

Scandal’s Joe Morton and Dick Gregory Talk Turn Me Loose, a New Play About the Activist-Comedian’s Life

Scandal’s Joe Morton and Dick Gregory Talk Turn Me Loose, a New Play About the Activist-Comedian’s Life

"If you had to kill your own calf before you ate him, most likely you would not be able to do it. To hear the calf scream, to see the blood spill, to see the baby being taken away from his momma, and to see the look of death in the animal's eye would turn your stomach. So you get the man at the packing house to do the killing for you." Dick Gregory, The Shadow That Scares Me

"If you had to kill your own calf before you ate him, most likely you would not be able to do it. To hear the calf scream, to see the blood spill, to see the baby being taken away from his momma, and to see the look of death in the animal's eye would turn your stomach. So you get the man at the packing house to do the killing for you." Dick Gregory, The Shadow That Scares Me

SPRING SALE Turning Point Holt's Impact Vinyl Record LP 1972 Spoken Word Readings Literature Langston Hughes Ogden Nash Dick Gregory by vintagebaronrecords on Etsy

SPRING SALE Turning Point Holt's Impact Vinyl Record LP 1972 Spoken Word Readings Literature Langston Hughes Ogden Nash Dick Gregory by vintagebaronrecords on Etsy

The awesome amazing April Yvette Thompson!! Spending some quality catch up time in NYC over good eats!! Check out her latest creative adventure 'Turn Me Loose' (she's a producer) starring Joe Morton on the Life of Dick Gregory!! Make time for your loved ones y'all!! VERY important!! Pick up the phone get in your car catch that flight!! #qualitytimewfriends #3FLifestyle #cantstopwontstop #bftmoments by edblunt

The awesome amazing April Yvette Thompson!! Spending some quality catch up time in NYC over good eats!! Check out her latest creative adventure 'Turn Me Loose' (she's a producer) starring Joe Morton on the Life of Dick Gregory!! Make time for your loved ones y'all!! VERY important!! Pick up the phone get in your car catch that flight!! #qualitytimewfriends #3FLifestyle #cantstopwontstop #bftmoments by edblunt

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