Gregory, Dick


"Entertainer, Esquire Club, Chicago, opened night club, Apex, Robbins, Illinois, master ceremonies, Roberts Show Club, Chicago, 1959-60, night club appearances, Akron, Milwaukee, Chicago, 1960, San Francisco, Hollywood, numerous other cities, 1961-, comedy act, Playboy Club, Chicago, 1961; TV guest appearances Jack Paar show, others; record albums Dick Gregory: The Light Side-Dark Side; others; Author: The Back of the Bus, 1962, Nigger, 1964, What's Happening, 1965, The Shadow That Scares Me, Write Me In, No More Lies, 1971, Dick Gregory's Political Primer, 1971, Dick Gregory's Natural Diet for Folks Who Eat, Cookin' With Mother Nature, 1973, Dick Gregory's Bible Tales, with Commentary, 1974, Up From Nigger, 1976, (with Mark Lane) Code Name Zorro: The Murder of Martin Luther King, Jr, 1977, Murder in Memphis, 1993, Callus on My Soul, 2002... Peace and Freedom Party presidential candidate, 1968. Served with Army of the United States, 1953-55."--Who's who.

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