The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ossie Davis.

Actor and civil rights activist Ossie Davis was born on December 18, 1917, in Cogdell, Georgia. Davis made his Broadway debut in 1946, in Jeb, where he met his wife and fellow actress, Ruby Dee. Davis went on to perform in many Broadway productions. In 1961, he wrote and starred in the critically ac...

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Other Authors: Richardson, Julieanna L. (Interviewer), Bieschke, Paul (director of photography.)
Format: Video
Published: Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]


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