Chadwick Boseman (1976-2020) was an American actor known for his impactful roles. He gained fame for portraying significant historical figures like Jackie Robinson, James Brown, and most notably the character T'Challa; also known as Black Panther, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Black Panther is the king of the fictional African nation of Wakanda and possesses enhanced abilities gained from consuming a special herb. The character is a symbol of strength, leadership, and cultural pride. Boseman's work left a lasting impact on film and popular culture.