Sidney Poitier

Born:  February 20, 1927, Miami, Florida.


1947:  Sepia Cinderella

1950:  No Way Out

1951:  Cry The Beloved Country

1952:  Red Ball Express

1954:  Go Man Go

1955:  Blackboard Jungle

1956:  Goodbye My Lady

1957:  Edge of the City, Something of Value, Band of Angels, The Mark Of the Hawk

1958:  The Defiant Ones  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor), Our Virgin Island

1959:  Porgy and Bess

1960:  All The Young Men

1961:  A Raisin In The Sun, Paris Blues

1962:  Pressure Point

1963:  Lilies of the Field  (Oscar Winner: Best Actor)

1964:  The Long Ships

1965:  The Greatest Story Ever Told, The Bedford Incident, The Slender Thread, A Patch of Blue

1966:  Duel At Diablo

1967:  To Sir With Love, In The Heat of the Night, Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner

1968:  For Love Of Ivy

1969:  The Lost Man

1970:  They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

1971:  Brother of John, The Organization

1972:  Buck and the Preacher

1973:  A Warm December

1974:  Uptown Saturday Night

1975:  The Wilby Conspiracy, Let’s Do It Again

1977:  A Piece of the Action

1988:  Shoot To Kill, Little Nikita

1992:  Sneakers

1997:  The Jackal