November 29th, 2022 was the 46th post-humous birthday of Marvel studio’s block-buster, “Black Panther” lead actor, Chadwick Boseman whose death came as a shock to the world at large in 2020
Here are some of the things you should known about this talented actor:
Chadwick Aaron Boseman was born in Anderson, South Carolina on November 29, 1976, to Leroy and Carolyn Boseman.
Boseman first play “Crossroads” was written in his junior year in memory of a classmate who was shot and killed and was staged at the school.
He graduated from Howard University in Washington D.C. with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Directing in the year 2000.
His acting breakthrough came in 2013 when he played the role of a baseball pioneer ‘Jackie Robinson’ in the film “42”.
In 2016, Boseman consented to a five-picture deal with Marvel and made his first appearance as Black Panther in “Captain America: Civil War”.
Boseman attained global fame in 2018 with the release of Ryan Coogler’s blockbuster “Black Panther” where he took the lead role of T’Chala.
Black Panther became one of the best-performing movies of the year and it inspired people throughout the world.
In 2019 Boseman got engaged to Taylor Simone Ledward with the two reportedly getting married in secret.
Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2016 but kept the diagnosis a secret until his condition worsened.
Chadwick Aaron Boseman lost the fight against colon cancer on August 28, 2020 when the news of his death hit the world like an atomic.