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In November 1943, 16-year-old Sidney Poitier lied about his age and entered the Army as he was homeless and the military took him in out of the cold. He served as a medical attendant at a mental hospital in New York. Disliking Army life, Poitier ...
[saluting film writers and directors, at the Oscars, 2002] They knew the odds that stood against them. Still those filmmakers persevered, speaking through their art to the best in all of us. And I benefited from their effort. The industry benefited ...
Sidney L. Poitier
Miami, Florida, USA
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