From Biden to Oprah, US personalities bid farewell to Sidney Poitier

From Biden to Oprah, US personalities bid farewell to Sidney Poitier

The personalities of the USA said goodbye to Sidney Poitier (MIKE BLAKE /) The world of politics and entertainment in the United States said goodbye this Friday to Sidney Poitier, the first black actor to win an Oscar as a leading actor, whom they remembered as the great symbol of the civil rights movement in … Read more

Sidney Poitier: Hollywood trailblazer dies aged 94

Sidney Poitier: Hollywood trailblazer dies aged 94

Sidney Poitier, the first black man to win a best actor Oscar, has died at 94. The Hollywood star’s death was confirmed to the BBC by the office of Fred Mitchell, the Bahamas’ minister of foreign affairs. Poitier was a trailblazing actor and a respected humanitarian and diplomat. He won the Academy Award for best … Read more

Goodbye a legend. Sidney Poitier, First Black Actor to Win Oscar as Leading Role and Make History, Dies

Goodbye a legend.  Sidney Poitier, First Black Actor to Win Oscar as Leading Role and Make History, Dies

United States.- Sidney Poitier, who died this Friday at the age of 94, became, even having been born in Miami, the most famous Bahamian in the world, a country where he grew up with his family and for which he was ambassador to Japan and to UNESCO upon completion of his award-winning career as an … Read more

Sidney Poitier, the first African-American to win a Best Actor Oscar, dies at 94

Sidney Poitier, the first African-American to win a Best Actor Oscar, dies at 94

Sidney Poitier, Hollywood’s first big African-American star, has died at the age of 94, the Bahamas Deputy Prime Minister reported Friday. ALSO READ: “I Almost Fainted”: Rupert Grint and the unpublished details of the kiss scene with Emma Watson Poitier, who had dual citizenship – American and Bahamian – was “An icon, a hero, a … Read more

Sidney Poitier, the first African-American actor to win an Oscar, dies

Sidney Poitier, the first African-American actor to win an Oscar, dies

This Friday morning the whole world was shocked after the news of the Death of renowned actor Sidney Poitier at 94 years of age. In a statement issued by Bahamian Deputy Prime Minister Chester Cooper, it was announced that one of Hollywood’s first African-American stars lost his life, although he did not report the causes … Read more