By: Sadie Meyer
Information Over Morgan
Famous Quote by Freeman
"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
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.