Harlem’s Cicely Tyson, In The 1980’s

The legendary Cicely Tyson was raised in Harlem, New York by devoutly religious parents from the Caribbean island of Nevis.

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Plan Proposed To Name East Harlem Street After Legendary Actress Cicely Tyson

Legendary actress Cicely Tyson’s artistry propelled her to the top of the entertainment industry and no matter how much success she garnered, the barrier-breaking pioneer always stayed true to her Harlem roots. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Mourners Pay Respect To Cicely Tyson At Abyssinian Baptist Church In Harlem

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Monday, February 15th, 2021 at 10 am, thousand’s of mourners pay respects to Cicely Tyson in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The National Action Network Celebrated Life Of Cicely Tyson At Their Headquarters

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Saturday, January 30th, 2021, Seitu attended an event that celebrated the life of Cicely Tyson at their headquarters on 145th Street and Lenox Avenue National Action Network (NAN) in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Legendary Harlem’s Cicely Tyson Actress Has Passed

The trailblazing actress who was born in Harlem Cicely Tyson has died at 96, died on Thursday afternoon, January 28th, 2021. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Cicely Tyson’s New Book Just as I Am: A Memoir Hardcover Hits End Of The Year

Harlem born Cicely Tyson, born December 19, 1924,

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Legendary Harlemite Cicely Tyson Reflects On Her Iconic Fashion Moments

At the 1973 Oscars, best actress nominee Cicely Tyson (for Sounder) was the picture of chic in a striking fur piece, white long-sleeved sheath, and marcelled hair. Continue Reading →

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