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Chadwick Boseman, actor famous for starring as ‘black panther,’ dead at 43

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By Joseph Wilkinson

New York Daily News

Actor Chawick Boseman, best known for starring in “Black Panther and “42, died Friday of colon cancer. He was 43.

The actor had battled the disease for four years, according to the Associated Press.

Boseman rose to prominence playing historical figures, including Jackie Robinson in “42” and James Brown in “Get on Up.”

Chadwick Boseman during arrivals at the 91st Academy Awards on February 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. (Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

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