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Chris Dickerson was a bodybuilder who became the first Black man to win the Mr. America title, in 1970.

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Published in Torstar on Jan. 11, 2022.
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January 18, 2022
You didn't pave the way Black Americans to compete in pageants. You inspired everyone, race aside, to compete in bodybuilding. You were amazing. Thanks for the inspiration.
Tim Hoy
January 17, 2022
Your legacy for African Americans will live on.
Stephanie Schell
January 17, 2022
Paved the way for African Americans to compete in pagents.
Stephanie D Schell
January 17, 2022
Thoughts and prayers of comfort to the family of Mr. Chris Dickerson at this difficult time. My condolences.
January 16, 2022
My condolences.
January 15, 2022
You were an amazing guy and bodybuilding inspiration. It was my privilege to know you. Godspeed.
John Clayton
January 13, 2022
RIP Chris.
Frank Titus
January 12, 2022
Goodnight, and Godspeed Chris. A true trailblazer....
Harry Simpson
January 12, 2022
Our deepest condolences to the family. We pray that God continues to strengthen and comfort the family during this difficult period.
January 12, 2022
My sincerest condolences to the family may God continue to raise you up and fortify you during this time.
January 11, 2022
Thanks for the inspiration to exercise. Rest in Paradise
Raymie Kenner
January 11, 2022
Chris made made marvelous accomplishments in his lifetime. People friends and family must be very proud and sad. I offer the family my deepest sympathy for your loss. I hope you can find comfort in the Great Comforter!
January 11, 2022
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
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