Morgan Freeman

Actor Morgan Freeman
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: 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
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Age: 85 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Married Life

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

Historical Events

  • 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 Angeles (Academy Awards Best Picture 1993)
  • 1994-09-23 "The Shawshank Redemption", directed by Frank Darabont and starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman, is released
  • 1995-09-15 "Se7en" directed by David Fincher and starring Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt and Kevin Spacey premieres in New York
  • 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
  • 2018-05-24 Actor Morgan Freeman accused of sexual harassment by several women in CNN report

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