Goodbye Cecily Tyson (December 19, 1924 – January 28, 2021)

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    Rolling Stone obit


    Cicely Tyson (December 19, 1924 – January 28, 2021) was an American actress and fashion model. In a career spanning more than seven decades, she became known for her portrayal of strong African-American women.[1][2] Tyson was the recipient of three Primetime Emmy Awards, four Black Reel Awards, one Screen Actors Guild Award, one Tony Award, an honorary Academy Award, and a Peabody Award.

  • Cicely Tyson’s marriage to Jazz legend Miles Davis

    Even with the turmoil the couple may have experienced, Tyson described her relationship with the legendary jazz musician as one of mutual “love” (via USA Today).

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