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In memoriam! Incredible Black talent we lost in 2014.

Ruby Dee, Actress and activist (1922-2014)

Ruby Dee, Actress and activist (1922-2014)

In memoriam! Below is a list of incredible Black talent we lost in 2014.

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Alice Coachman, 90, Dies; First Black Woman to Win Olympic 

Poet Amiri Baraka, political activist, dead at 79

Anna Gordy Gaye Dead: Marvin Gaye’s Ex-Wife Dies At 92

Bobby Womack Dead: Soul Singer Dies at 70

Frankie Knuckles, ‘Godfather of House Music,’ Dead at 59

Geoffrey Holder, Dancer, Actor, Painter and More, Dies at 84 

Big Bank Hank, an Early Star of Rap, Dies at 58 -

Horace Silver, 85, Master of Earthy Jazz, Is Dead

‘American Idol’ alum Joanne Borgella dies

Juanita Moore Dead: Oscar-Nominated Actress Dies At 99

Larry Smith, Hip-Hop Producer, Dies at 63

Marion Barry, Washington’s ‘Mayor for Life,’ Even After …

Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86 

Meshach Taylor dies at 67; actor known for ‘Designing Women …

Michel Du Cille, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer, Dead At 58

Morrie Turner Dead: ‘Wee Pals’ Comic Strip Creator Dies At 90

Nelson Frazier, Jr. Dead: WWE Star Dies At 43

BBC News - E-Z Rock , hip-hop pioneer, dies at 46

‘The Warriors’ actor Roger Hill dies at age 65 

Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Found Wrongly Convicted, Dies

Screen, stage legend Ruby Dee dies at 91

Singer Simone Battle Of ‘X Factor’ Found Dead

Stephanie Moseley Memorial Fund Created After Tragic Death 

Titi Branch, Miss Jessie’s co-founder, dead at 45

Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn of San Diego Padres died

Author Walter Dean Myers dies at 76


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