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Dick Gregory was born on October 12, 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Richard Claxton Gregory. He is an actor and writer, known for Joe Louis: America's Hero... Betrayed (2008), Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal (2012) and What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015). He has been married to Lillian Gregory since February 2, 1959... See full bio »

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 2014 Ir/Reconcilable (Short)
Grandpa
 2005 Wonder Showzen (TV Series)
Mr. Sun
- Ocean (2005) ... Mr. Sun
 1999 Children of the Struggle
Vernon Lee
 1995/I Panther
Rev. Slocum
 1967 Sweet Love, Bitter
Richie 'Eagle' Stokes
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Album: Wrote the liner notes for John Barbour's comedy album "It's Tough to Be White".

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on Lenny Bruce] This guy is the eighth wonder of the world. You have to go back to Mark Twain to find anything remotely like him. And if they don't kill him or throw him in jail, he's liable to shake up the whole country. See more »

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Interviewed in "The Great Comedians Talk About Comedy" by Larry Wilde (1968). See more »

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Star Sign:

Libra

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