NBA Legend, Civil Rights Hero Bill Russell Dies At Age 88
The social justice advocate fought alongside Martin Luther King Jr.
July 31, 2022 at 7:09 pm
NBA legend and human rights champion Bill Russell died on Sunday at the age of 88, NPR reports. Russell’s family announced the news in a statement shared on Twitter, describing him as “the most prolific winner in American sports history.”
An announcement… pic.twitter.com/KMJ7pG4R5Z— TheBillRussell (@RealBillRussell) July 31, 2022