Timuel Black, Chicago historian and civil rights leader, dead at 102

CHICAGO (WLS) — Historian and civil rights activist Timuel Black died Wednesday at age 102, his wife confirmed to ABC7 Chicago. She thanked everyone for their outpouring of support, adding “My husband would say, just do your best to help this world be a better place.” RELATED | Activist, historian Timuel Black looks back at … Read more

Timuel Black, Civil Rights Icon And Historian, Dead At 102

CHICAGO (CBS) — Timuel Black, a prominent civil rights activist, author, and historian, has died at the age of 102. Mr. Black’s widow, Zenobia Johnson-Black, confirmed his passing Wednesday afternoon. READ MORE: Child Tax Credit: When Is Your October Payment Coming? Few people knew more about Chicago’s Black history than Mr. Black. At age 102, … Read more