Morgan Freeman

Actor Morgan Freeman Full Name: Morgan Freeman
Nationality: American

Profession: Actor
Why Famous: Known for his distinctively smooth, deep voice, he has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in "Street Smart", "Driving Miss Daisy", "The Shawshank Redemption" and "Invictus", and won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 2005 for Million Dollar Baby.

Born: June 1, 1937 (79 years old)
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Married Life

  • 1967-10-22 Actor Morgan Freeman (30) weds Jeanette Adair Bradshaw

Historical Events in the Life of Morgan Freeman

  • 1989-12-13 "Driving Miss Daisy" directed by Bruce Beresford and starring Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy is released (Best Picture 1990)
  • 1991-06-14 "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" opens directed by Kevin Reynolds and starring Kevin Costner and Morgan Freeman
  • 1992-08-03 "Unforgiven" directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman and Morgan Freeman premieres in Los Angelese (Best Picture 1993)
  • 1994-09-23 "The Shawshank Redemption", starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman, is released
  • 2004-12-15 "Million Dollar Baby", directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Hilary Swank and Morgan Freeman is released (Best Picture 2005)
  • 2008-08-03 Morgan Freeman is injured in an automobile accident near Ruleville, Mississippi, when his car flipped over several times on the highway

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