It’s Sidney Poitier’s Burfday Today!
Sidney Poitier is an American-born Bahamian actor, film director, author, and diplomat. He is the first black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Lilies of the Field. Poitier has starred in many successful movies throughout his career. In 2009 he was awarded The Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama. Poitier is Black History.
Happy Burday Mr. Poitier!