Chadwick Boseman

Is your surname Boseman?

Research the Boseman family

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Chadwick Aaron Boseman

Birthplace: Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina, United States
Death: August 28, 2020 (42)
Los Angeles, California, United States (Colon Cancer)
Immediate Family:

Son of Private and Private
Husband of Private

Occupation: Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film Actor, Television Actor, Film Producer, Voice Actor
Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

    • Private
    • Private
    • Private

About Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Aaron Boseman (November 29, 1976 – August 28, 2020) was an American actor and producer. He played several historical figures, such as Jackie Robinson in 42 (2013), James Brown in Get on Up (2014), and Thurgood Marshall in Marshall (2017). His role as the superhero Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films, including in Black Panther (2018), made him an international star, winning him a NAACP Image Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

Boseman's other film roles included 21 Bridges (2019), which he also co-produced, and Da 5 Bloods (2020). His final film, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, will release posthumously on Netflix. He died on August 28, 2020 after privately dealing with colon cancer for four years.


view all

Chadwick Boseman's Timeline

November 29, 1977
Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina, United States
August 28, 2020
Age 42
Los Angeles, California, United States