We celebrate the life and legacy of the iconic civil rights leader.

Nation

The 44th President of the United States turns 62 this year.

Malia Obama celebrated turning 25 on the Fourth of July with heartfelt tributes posted to social media by her parents, Barack and Michelle Obama.

Remembering Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace, who was killed March 9, 1997.

Good News

His Airness celebrated his 60th birthday in style.

In the 42 years since his untimely death, Bob Marley still remains the most popular figure in reggae music.

Celebrity News

Whitney Houston would have turned 59 years old this year. Here are 12 times the legendary singer stole our hearts during her inimitable career.

James Baldwin would have turned 97 years old this year. Here are 10 of the most important things he said in life.

As the world still celebrates the gift of Nelson Mandela's life as well as mourns the loss of his life, check out some of Madiba's most powerful speeches.

Coretta Scott King’s birthday is a chance to revisit her legacy as a steward of peace and justice.

Thurgood Marshall, the first Black justice to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, was confirmed to the nation's highest legal body on Aug. 30, 1967. Fifty-four years later, his legacy lives on through these life-changing quotes he spoke in life.

Georgia Rep. Lucy McBath, penned an emotional birthday letter to her son, Jordan Davis, a teenager killed by a white man angry over the volume of the music in the car in which he was a passenger in 2012.