Louis Gossett Jr., Oscar Winning Actor Dead At 87


by James Meyers


March 20, 2024

Louis Gossett Jr., the first Black man to win an Oscar as a supporting actor, has died at the age of 87.

According to his nephew, Gossett died Thursday night in Santa Monica, California. His cause of death has not revealed.

“It is with our heartfelt regret to confirm our beloved father passed away this morning,” the actor’s family said in a statement. “We would like to thank everyone for their condolences at this time. Please respect the family’s privacy during this difficult time.”

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