Remembering fallen alumni.

Walter C. Blount (B.S. ’71), January 21, 2021.

Anthony C. “Tony” Montez (B.S. ’74), February 9, 2021.

1970's In Memoriam: Alumni
Cain Hope Felder

The Reverend Cain Hope Felder, Ph.D., established scholar, author, biblical commentator, professor, editor and preacher, has submitted his final earthly assignment. He passed in October at the age...

In Memoriam: Theological Leader
Jessye Norman

Howard alumna Jessye Norman died in late September at 74 years old. She was a renowned international opera starand Grammy-winning soprano.

In Memoriam: Renowned International Music Star

Federal Judge Damon J. Keith, Howard University School of Law alumnus, passed away in April 2019 at 96 years old.

In Memoriam: Legal Pioneer

Dr. LaSalle D. Leffall Jr., M.D. ’52, who was an icon of Howard University and the medical community, died in May 2019.

In Memoriam: Former Howard University Surgeon, Educator and Civic Leader

The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings, a powerhouse voice for the unheard, and servant leader died in October 2019.

In Memoriam: Esteemed Public Servant


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