Morgan Freeman

By: Sadie Meyer

Information Over Morgan

Morgan was born June 1, 1937 in Memphis, Tennessee. He has been married two times and has four kids. Freeman discovered his love for acting when pulling a girl's chair out from under her and having to join the drama club as punishment. He is an oscar winner for his role in the movie "Million Dollar Baby." He was also in the United States Air Force for 4 years. Morgan Freeman is opposed to Black History Month because it is a part of American history.
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Famous Quote by Freeman

"The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit."


"I don't want a Black History month. Black History is American history."


"But I can say that life is good to me. Has been and is good. So I think my task is to be good to it. So how do you be good to life? You live it."

Timeline of Career Life

1970s: Plays Count Dracula on "The Electric Company"

1990s: Starts the Rock River Foundation for education in Mississippi

2004: Win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for "Million Dollar Baby"

2008: Receives Kennedy Center Honors

2011: Receives the American Film Institutes 39th Lifetime Achievement Award

2012: Receives the Cecil B. DeMille award for lifetime achievement at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.