Black History Month : A Salute to Cicely L. Tyson

Born December 19, 1933, Cicely L. Tyson is an African-American actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress, and the Golden Globe Award for her performance as Rebecca Morgan in Sounder (1972). For this role she also won the NSFC Best Actress and NBR Best Actress Awards. She starred in The Autobiography …

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