On This Day

Jamie Foxx

Actor and Singer-Songwriter Jamie Foxx
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Full Name: Eric Morlon Bishop
Profession: Actor and Singer-Songwriter

United States of America

Biography: Starred in the films "Collateral", "Ray" and "Django Unchained".

Foxx is also a Grammy Award-winning musician who has produced four top ten albums, Unpredictable (2005), Intuition (2008), Best Night of My Life (2010) and Hollywood: A Story of a Dozen Roses (2015).

Born: December 13, 1967
Birthplace: Terrell, Texas, USA
Age: 54 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Historical Events

  • 2005-02-27 77th Academy Awards: "Million Dollar Baby", Jamie Foxx, and Hilary Swank win
  • 2006-03-04 20th Soul Train Music Awards: Jamie Foxx, Destiny's Child & John Legend win
  • 2009-01-26 "Blame It (On the Alcohol)" single released by Jamie Foxx featuring T-Pain (Billboard Song of the Year 2009)