Joanna Shimkus and Sidney Poitier  Married

Current Status

Joanna Shimkus and Sidney Poitier have been married for 40 years. They were dating for 22 days after getting together in Jan 1976 and were married on 23rd Jan 1976.

They have 2 children, Anika (44) and Sydney Tamiia (42)

About

Joanna Shimkus is a 72 year old Canadian Actress. Born on 30th October, 1943 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, she is famous for The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970). Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Sidney Poitier is a 89 year old Bahamanian Actor. Born Sidney L. Poitier on 20th February, 1927 in Miami, Florida, he is famous for Oscar for Lilies of the Field (1963) in a career that spans 1943–2008 (acting). His zodiac sign is Pisces.

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Couple Comparison

Name
Sidney Poitier
Joanna Shimkus
Sidney Poitier
Joanna Shimkus
Age (at start of relationship)
48
32
Zodiac
Pisces
Scorpio
Occupation
Actor
Actress
Hair Color
Salt and Pepper
Dyed Blonde
Nationality
Bahamanian
Canadian

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Anika
Female29th February, 197244 years old
Sydney Tamiia
Female15th November, 197342 years old

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Ruth ManuelOct 30, 2009

Did Joanna go to UNB university?My husband says no I say yes


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Poitier has been married to Joanna Shimkus, a Canadian-born former actress of Lithuanian and Irish descent, since January 23, 1976.

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