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Birth Name: Sidney L. Poitier

Age: 94, born 20 February 1927

Country of origin: United States

Currently Residing In: Bahamas

Height: 6' 2"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Joanna Shimkus


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"Words And Ideas Can Change The World" (103 items)
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I won an Oscar... (158 items)
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As Cool As It Gets (150 items)
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Academy Award Records (68 items)
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Best Actor Oscar Winners (76 items)
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Sidney Poitier Videos

Sidney Poitier Wins Best Actor: 1964 Oscars

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Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE is an American born Bahamian actor, film director, author, and diplomat. In 1963, Poitier became the first black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Lilies of the Field.
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1. Stir Crazy (1980)
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Black American Firsts in Film and Theatre (70 person items)

" In 1964, Poitier’s performance as a handyman in “Lilies of the Field” made him the first black actor to receive the Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Since Poitier’s historic win, now more than 50 years ago, only three other black men have received an Academy Award in this category: Denzel Washington in 2002 for “Training Day,” Jamie Foxx in 2005 for “Ray,” and Forest Whitaker in 2007 for “The Last King of Scotland.”Poitier launched his acting career as a memb"


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"Sidney Poitier became the first African American to win an Academy Award for best actor when he took home the prize for his performance in "Lilies of the Field" in 1964."


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