Celebrity

When is the burial and funeral of Sidney Poitier?

Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr

Sidney Poitier, a two-time Golden Globes winner and Grammy Award winner, has died. At the age of 94, he passed away on January 6, 2022. He died a little after 7 p.m. on Thursday in Los Angeles, California.

Cedric Scott, an actor and good friend of Poitier, announced the development on Friday morning. Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell also confirmed his death.

For his portrayal in ‘Lilies of the Field,’ Sir Poitier became the first Black actor to receive an Academy Award for Best Actor in 1964.

To Sir, with Love, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, and In the Heat of the Night, helmed by Norman Jewison in 1967, were three films in which he appeared that explored the problem of racial issues.

Funeral Details

His funeral or cremation and burial arrangements have yet to be made public. His family has yet to issue an official announcement regarding his death and funeral plans. And also we will be in touch with new developments concerning the funeral arrangements.

Source: Vimbuzz.com

VimBuzz.com is a website dedicated to bringing you authentic and fact-checked news. We also give you accurate information on the biography, net worth, and anything concerning your favorite celebrities across the world. You can reach us at [email protected]. Thank you for choosing to read from us. We hope you will come back for any other information. Happy surfing!

Write A Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.