Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano is considering holding a memorial for the late rapper at the largest outdoor venue in the New York suburb.
/ April 11, 2021
Latasha Harlins’s memorial unveiled in LA 30 years after her death. She was just 15-years-old in 1991 when she killed by a Korean store owner.
/ February 1, 2021
Currently in Jefferson Square Park, the Taylor makeshift memorial features a mural, posters, candles, artwork and other mementos honoring her.
/ November 3, 2020
20,000 Empty Chairs Placed Near White House To Remember 200,000 Lives Lost To COVID-19
A memorial was held near the White House to shed light on those who have lost their lives from COVID-19 and the loved ones who mourn them.
/ October 5, 2020
Congressman John Lewis, will be laid to rest on Thursday, but there are six events planned before then to memorialize his legacy.
/ July 25, 2020
The rain did not stop hundreds of people from attending a public memorial for Rayshard Brooks, who lost his life in a police-involved shooting, on Monday.
/ June 23, 2020
Dominique Audrell James
A memorial for a 29-year-old man named Dominique Audrell James in Bogalusa, LA ended in bloodshed as thirteen people were shot.
/ May 18, 2020
kobe and gigi
A public memorial service in honor of NBA legend, Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, will take place on Feb. 24.
/ February 7, 2020
Emmett Till
The Emmett Till Memorial Commission plans to replace the current 50-pound marker of the place the young man’s body was found with a 500-pound reinforced steel memorial
/ July 27, 2019
The Anse Caffard Slave Memorial in Martinique is a must-see travel destination to honor your roots.
/ December 5, 2018
Barack Obama John McCain
“It’s Obama’s business whom he chooses to eulogize, but here are a few reasons why I might sit out the McCain memorial if I were him.” – Dustin Seibert, writer
/ August 27, 2018
Lynching Memorial
The National Memorial for Peace and Justice site includes a memorial to the victims of 4,400 “terror lynchings” of black people in 800 U.S. counties from 1877 through 1950.
/ April 23, 2018
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The memorial to Justine Ruszczyk Damond consisted of a framed portrait, candles, roses and signs reading “United We Stand.”
/ December 27, 2017
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
Manuela Testolini and Mayte Garcia, both of whom were once married to the late musical legend Prince, decided to hold their own private memorial to mourn his passing…
/ May 12, 2016
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson Police Department has suspended a spokesman after he referred to the Michael Brown memorial as “a pile of trash.”
/ December 29, 2014
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – A makeshift memorial dedicated to slain teen Michael Brown burned down in Ferguson Monday evening.
/ September 23, 2014
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
(AP) – Family, friends and famous admirers including first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey plan to gather for a weekend tribute to poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou.
/ June 7, 2014