August 11, 1965

“I believe that the privilege of a lifetime is being who you are, truly being who you are.” Viola Davis

Viola Davis American Actress and Producer is born.

Viola Davis is an American actress and producer. Having won an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards, she is the first black actress to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting. Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2012 and 2017.

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Viola Davis – Actress- Related Articles:

  • “Viola Davis Interview: Her Personal Story” | Glamour
  • “Viola Davis Cover Story: My Entire Life Has Been a Protest” | Vanity Fair
  • “Viola Davis’s Call to Adventure” | The New Yorker
  • “Viola Davis on What ‘The Help’ Got Wrong and How She Proves Herself” | The New York Times 

Link to Photo: Vanity Fair

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