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Sidney Poitier was born on February 20, 1927 on the high seas en route to Miami, Florida, USA. He is a famous American actor, film director and activist.

Biography and Career :

At the age of 13, Sidney Poitier left school to join the American Army. After this, he became interested in theatre so he joined the American Theatre of black people.

He made his debut on Broadway in 1946 with the play "Lysistrata", the actors to play being only black ones. Later on, he made his debut in film. A read more...

Tags: 1927, miami, actor, film, director, activist

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