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Plato-Dialogues (Warner Brothers WS-1561)
Sir Sidney Poitier
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[re writer/director Richard Brooks
] He was both intense and very feeling, very human. He had a wonderful, wonderful sense of other people. He was not particularly enamored of himself. He was the kind off guy who had a sense of fairness, and he employed that sense in his life, and in his work, so that some people were surprised at him, some people deeply loved him, and some people were just put ...
Appointed as ambassador of the Bahamas to Japan (he was born in the United States but is a citizen of the Bahamas).