Birth Name: Raiford Chatman Davis
Date of Birth: December 18, 1917
Place of Birth: Cogdell, Clinch County, Georgia, U.S.
Date of Death: February 4, 2005
Place of Death: Miami Beach, Florida, U.S.
Ossie Davis was an American actor, director, poet, playwright, author, and civil rights activist. He was married to actress, activist, poet, writer, and journalist Ruby Dee, until his death. The couple had three children.