Laverne Cox

Actress Laverne Cox Full Name: Laverne Cox


Profession: Actress
Why Famous: Best known for her role as Sophia Burset on the Netflix show "Orange Is the New Black", she is also the first openly transgender person to be nominated for an acting Emmy. She is a prominent LGBT advocate.

Born: May 29, 1984 (34 years old)
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, USA

Historical Events in the Life of Laverne Cox

  • 2014-06-09 Laverne Cox becomes the first transgender person to appear on the cover of "Time" Magazine

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