And, when it comes to equal rights for all, social activist and lifelong civil rights leader Julian Bond was passionate about his work.
Wes Craven created some of the most important horror films of all time, including the “Scream” series.
Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew will be remembered as the man behind Singapore’s success.
Yogi Berra is known as one of the greatest Major League Baseball players of all time.
Other actors who passed away include Leonard Nimoy.
Egyptian actor Omar Sharif passed away in July this year.
Singer and legendary guitarist B.B. King became one of the best-known blues performers of all-time.
The International Football Association’s ethics committee banned its president, Sepp Blatter, from the organization for eight years on Monday.
Officials in China say 91 people are missing after a landslide in the southern city of Shenzhen Sunday morning.
The United Nations Security Council approved measures Thursday to restrict how the Islamic State militant group raises money.