Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson  American Actress


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According to our records, Cicely Tyson is possibly single.


Cicely Tyson was previously married to Miles Davis (1981 - 1988) and Billy Dee Williams (1957 - 1966).

Cicely Tyson has been in a relationship with Jimmy Kind (1959).


Cicely Tyson is a 84 year old American Actress. Born Cicely L. Tyson on 19th December, 1933 in Harlem, New York City, New York, USA, she is famous for Co-founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem in a career that spans 1951–present. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Cicely Tyson is a member of the following lists: Delta Sigma Theta members, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Primetime Emmy Award winners and Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Primetime Emmy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 18 years 15 years, 3 months 12 years, 6 months
Dating1 4 months - -
Total3 18 years 10 years, 3 months 4 months


First Name Cicely
Middle Name L.
Last Name Tyson
Full Name at Birth Cicely L. Tyson
Alternative Name Cicely L. Tyson, Cicely Tyson
Age 84 years
Birthday 19th December, 1933
Birthplace Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 3½" (161 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University New York University, The Actors Studio
Occupation Text Actress, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Co-founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Year(s) Active 1957–present, 1951–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Paradigm Talent Agency
Brand Endorsement (1984)- National Coffee Association Commercial.
Official Websites,,

Cicely L. Tyson (born December 18, 1924) is an American actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress, and the Golden Globe Award for her performance as Rebecca Morgan in Sounder (1972). For this role she also won the NSFC Best Actress and NBR Best Actress Awards. She starred in The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974), for which she won two Emmy Awards and was nominated for a BAFTA Award.

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Cicely Tyson84 SagittariusActress
Miles Davis65 GeminiTrumpeter
Jimmy Kind97 CapricornActor
Billy Dee Williams81 AriesActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Vivica AnjanettaFemale30th July, 196454 years oldBilly Dee Williams


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Showing Roots2016HattieMovie
The Trip to Bountiful2014Mrs. WattsTV Movie
How to Get Away with Murder2014Ophelia HarknessTV Show
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia2013Mama KayMovie
House of Cards2013Doris JonesTV Show
Alex Cross2012Nana MamaMovie
The Help2011Constantine JeffersonMovie
Why Did I Get Married Too?2010OlaMovie
Relative Stranger2009PearlTV Movie
Fat Rose and Squeaky2006CelineMovie
Idlewild2006Mother HopkinsMovie
Madea's Family Reunion2006Aunt MyrtleMovie
Because of Winn-Dixie2005GloriaMovie
Diary of a Mad Black Woman2005MyrtleMovie
Higglytown Heroes2004Great Aunt Shirley HeroTV Show
The Rosa Parks Story2002Leona Edwards McCauleyTV Movie
Jewel2001CathedralTV Movie
The Proud Family2001Mrs. Maureen ParkerTV Show
A Lesson Before Dying1999Tante LouTV Movie
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York1999Emily LincolnTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Ondine BurdettTV Show
Always Outnumbered1998LuviaTV Movie
Mama Flora's Family1998Mama FloraTV Show
Hoodlum1997Stephanie St. ClairMovie
Bridge of Time1997GuardianTV Movie
Riot1997Maggie (segment "Homecoming Day")TV Movie
Ms. Scrooge1997Ms. Ebenita ScroogeTV Movie
The Price of Heaven1997Vesta Lotte BattleTV Movie
The Road to Galveston1996Jordan RooseveltTV Movie
The Outer Limits1995Justice Gretchen ParkhurstTV Show
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All1994Castralia, Marsden Family House Slave, MaidTV Movie
Sweet Justice1994Carrie Grace BattleTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Abigail Peabody-JacksonTV Show
House of Secrets1993EvangelineTV Movie
When No One Would Listen1992SarahTV Movie
Duplicates1992Dr. RandolphTV Movie
Fried Green Tomatoes1991SipseyMovie
Clippers1991DonnaTV Show
Heat Wave1990Ruthana RichardsonTV Movie
The Kid Who Loved Christmas1990EttaTV Movie
The Women of Brewster Place1989Mrs. BrowneTV Show
B.L. Stryker1989Ruth HastingsTV Show
Intimate Encounters1986Dr. Claire DaltonTV Movie
Acceptable Risks1986Janet FrammTV Movie
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story1986MurielTV Movie
Playing with Fire1985Carol PhillipsTV Movie
Benny's Place1982OdessaTV Movie
Bustin' Loose1981Vivian PerryMovie
The Body Human: Becoming a Woman1981TV Show
The Concorde... Airport '791979ElaineMovie
A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich1978SweetsMovie
A Woman Called Moses1978Harriet Ross TubmanTV Show
King1978Coretta Scott KingTV Show
Roots1977BintaTV Show
Wilma1977Blanche RudolphTV Movie
The Blue Bird1976TyletteMovie
The River Niger1976Mattie WilliamsMovie
Just an Old Sweet Song1976Priscilla SimmonsTV Movie
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman1974Jane PittmanTV Movie
Sounder1972Rebecca MorganMovie
Emergency!1972Mrs. JohnsonTV Show
Wednesday Night Out1972TV Movie
Marriage: Year One1971Emma TeasleyTV Movie
Neighbors1971TV Movie
Norman Corwin Presents1971TV Show
Medical Center1969Susan WileyTV Show
The Bill Cosby Show1969Mildred HermosaTV Show
The Courtship of Eddie's Father1969Betty KellyTV Show
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter1968PortiaMovie
Here Come the Brides1968Princess LucendaTV Show
The Comedians1967Marie ThereseMovie
Cowboy in Africa1967Julie AndersonTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967Lucille EvansTV Show
A Man Called Adam1966Claudia FergusonMovie
Mission: Impossible1966Alma RossTV Show
I Spy1965Princess Amara, Vickie HarmonTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Julie Harmon, Lainey HarberTV Show
Slattery's People1964Sarah BrookmanTV Show
East Side/West Side1963Jane FosterTV Show
The Doctors and the Nurses1962Betty Ann WarnerTV Show
Insight1960EdnaTV Show
CBS Repertoire Workshop1960DaughterTV Show
Odds Against Tomorrow1959Jazz Club Bartender (uncredited)Movie
The Last Angry Man1959Girl Left on Porch (uncredited)Movie
Naked City1958Darlene KnoxTV Show
Carib Gold1957Movie
Gunsmoke1955Rachel BiggsTV Show
Guiding Light1952Martha FrazierTV Show
Frontiers of Faith1951TonyTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (5)

kckornerJan 18, 2016

She was never married to Billy Dee Williams

TshambeJan 5, 2011

I have always loved you, and respected you in every decision you have every made, but I am wondering do you have any kids?

Tyra LewisApr 13, 2010

you are a very wise person. you make me smile at night. My great great grandmother admired u, she was a very wise and educated person. u are a very inspiring person. do ur thang.

CicelyDec 8, 2009

I was named after you and never understood why. Now I do. Thank you for being a beutiful, black woman

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