BirthdayFebruary 20, 1927
BirthplaceMiami, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Sidney Poitier

    Full name: Sidney Poitier
    Also known as: Sidney Poitier, Poitier, Sidney, Sir Sidney Poitier
    Professions: Actor, Director, Soundtrack
    Work: Awards for Sidney Poitier
    Occupation: Actor, director, writer, diplomat

  2. Sidney Poitier Measurements

    Height: 6' 2½" (1.89 m)

  3. Sidney Poitier Known for

    In the Heat of the Night (1967), The Jackal (1997), Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967), Lilies of the Field (1963)

  4. Sidney Poitier Biography

    A native of Cat Island, The Bahamas (though born in Miami during a mainland visit by his parents), Poitier grew up in poverty as the son of farmers Evelyn (Outten) and Reginald James Poitier, who also drove a cab. He had little formal education and at the age of 15 was sent to Miami to live with his brother, in order to forestall a growing ...

  5. Sidney Poitier Family

    Spouse: Juanita Hardy Joanna Shimkus
    Childrens: Beverly Poitier, Gina Poitier, Pamela Poitier, Sherri Poitier, Anika Poitier, Beverly Poitier Pamela Poitier Sherri Poitier Gina Poitier Anika Poitier Sydney Tamiia

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