Death of Ji-Tu Cumbuka

March 4, 1940 - July 4, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia | Age 77

Actor played roles in "Harlem Nights" and 1977's TV miniseries "Roots"...
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Ji-Tu Cumbuka, an actor whose roles included "Roots," "Brewster's Millions," and "Harlem Nights," died Tuesday, July 4, 2017, in Atlanta, according to his niece. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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