Harry Belafonte was a powerful voice for change in the United States.

He was an activist who fought for civil and human rights both in the US and around the world.

Belafonte inspired a generation of young leaders to fight for change.

He used his voice and resources to champion the cause of racial justice.

Belafonte spoke out for freedom alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

He supported organizations like the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

Belafonte was known as the "King of Calypso" and captivated audiences globally on stage and on screen.

He was a true patriot who fought to help America live up to its highest ideals.

Harry Belafonte was a dear friend of the author of the content.

The author and their partner are praying for Belafonte's family and loved ones.