Lloyd RichardsAge: 87
pioneering force in theater and Broadway's first African American director who staged the premiere production of Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun in 1959. He collaborated with August Wilson for 15 years and won a Tony Award for directing the playwright's Fences.Died: Manhattan, June 29, 2006
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