Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson
1924 - 2021

Cicely Tyson  American Actress

Rest in Peace Cicely Tyson.
Passed away on 28th January, 2021 aged 96.

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

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


American Actress Cicely Tyson was born Cecily Louise Tyson on 19th December, 1924 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 28th Jan 2021 Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA aged 96. She is most remembered for Co-founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Cicely Tyson is a member of the following lists: Academy Honorary Award recipients, Emmy Award winners and American film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

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


First Name Cicely
Middle Name Louise
Last Name Tyson
Full Name at Birth Cecily Louise Tyson
Alternative Name Cicely L. Tyson, Cicely Tyson, Cecily Louise Tyson, Cicely Louise Tyson, Cecily Tyson, Cecily L. Tyson
Age 96 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th December, 1924
Birthplace The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Died 28th January, 2021
Place of Death Manhattan, 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, model
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Co-founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Year(s) Active 1957–present, 1951–present, 1950–present, 1948–present, 1948–2021, 1948–2020
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Paradigm Talent Agency
Brand Endorsement (1984)- National Coffee Association Commercial.
Official Websites,,

Cicely Tyson (December 19, 1924 – January 28, 2021) was an American actress and fashion model. In a career spanning more than seven decades, she became known for her portrayal of strong African-American women. Tyson was the recipient of three Primetime Emmy Awards, four Black Reel Awards, one Screen Actors Guild Award, one Tony Award, an honorary Academy Award, and a Peabody Award.

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Cicely Tyson96 SagittariusActress
Miles Davis65 GeminiTrumpeter
Jimmy Kind100 CapricornActor
Billy Dee Williams84 AriesActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Vivica AnjanettaFemale30th July, 196457 years oldBilly Dee Williams


Cherish the Day2020Miss Luma Lee LangstonTV Show
A Fall from Grace2020AliceMovie
Last Flag Flying2017Mrs. HightowerMovie
Showing Roots2016HattieMovie
The Trip to Bountiful2014Mrs. WattsTV Movie
How to Get Away with Murder2014Ophelia HarknessTV Show
Madam Secretary2014Flo AveryTV 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
Rwanda Rising2007Jeanette Nyirabagarwa (voice)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 Show
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 Movie
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 Marva Collins Story1981Marva CollinsTV Movie
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 Song1976PriscillaTV Movie
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman1974Jane PittmanTV Movie
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 Gold1957DottieMovie
Gunsmoke1955Rachel BiggsTV Show
Guiding Light1952Martha FrazierTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (6)

cboothe977cboothe977Jan 29

7080 Hollywood Blvd.

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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