Ms. Wilson joined with Florence Ballard and Diana Ross — who later emerged as the lead singer — to form one of the biggest musical acts of the 1960s.
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Emmy- and Tony-winning actress Cicely Tyson, who distinguished herself in theater, film and television, died on Thursday afternoon. She was 96. Continue reading Cicely Tyson, Pioneering Hollywood Icon, Dies at 96
Helen Reddy, singer of the 70’s feminist anthem “I Am Woman,” died Tuesday, according to a statement on her Facebook fan page. She was 78.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday due to complications of metastatic pancreas cancer, the court announced. She was 87.
NASA: Katherine Johnson, a mathematician on early space missions who was portrayed in film “Hidden Figures,” has died. Continue reading Pioneering black NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies
The world is less generous and less welcoming because B. Smith, former model, entertainer and lifestyle doyenne, has left it. Continue reading B. Smith, Restaurateur And Lifestyle Icon, Dies At 70 Of Early Onset Alzheimer’s