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Colin Powell was born on April 5, 1937 in New York City, New York, USA as Colin Luther Powell. He is an actor, known for Breath of Freedom (2014), For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (2010) and Janet: The Velvet Rope (1998). He has been married to Alma Powell since August 25, 1962. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Breath of Freedom
(2014)
Janet: The Velvet Rope
Janet: The Velvet Rope Himself / special guest
(1998)
Anthrax War
Anthrax War Himself
(2009)

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Other Works:

Release of his book, "It Worked for Me: in Life and Leadership". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 8 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 22 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Gen. Colin Powell | General Colin Powell | Sec. Colin Powell

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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The "I Have a Dream" speech [given by civil rights leader Martin Luther King] held up a mirror for all Americans to look deeply into the spirit and soul of our country. The "Dream" speech, along with the Civil Rights Act and Voting Rights Act that followed, finally broke the bonds of segregation and Jim Crow that had imprisoned our finest dreams. Not only were African-Americans given a berth of ... See more »

Trivia:

Has three children: Michael Powell, Linda Powell, Ann Powell. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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