The world at large woke up today to a sad and devastating news of movie star, Chadwick Boseman’s sudden demise. Chadwick was popularly known for his role in the movie, Black Panther, but had to die at age 43 on Friday night, August 28, after battling with colon cancer for 4 years.
Chadwick passed away in his home in Los Angeles having his wife, Taylor Simone, and other members of the family by his side. As a result of his passing, celebrities, fans and the world have taken to social media to react to the sudden demise of the legendary actor.
One of such celebrities happens to be ex-president Obama who recounted the very day he met the star upon his visit to the white house. Obama took to twitter and disclosed that Chadwick left a legacy behind. He further disclosed that the actor made good use of his years and even had to work whilst in pain.
Barack Obama took to twitter and tweeted with caption;
Chadwick came to the White House to work with kids when he was playing Jackie Robinson. You could tell right away that he was blessed. To be young, gifted, and Black; to use that power to give them heroes to look up to; to do it all while in pain – what a use of his years.Quote Tweet
Checkout Obama’s tweet below;