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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 28 October 1941New York City, New York, USA
Date of Death 17 July 2001New Orleans, Louisiana, USA  (cancer)

Mini Bio (1)

Sylvia Kuumba Williams was born on October 28, 1941 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Obsession (1976), Sounder (1972) and Fort Apache the Bronx (1981). She died on July 17, 2001 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

Trivia (1)

The nickname "Kuumba" was reportedly given to her by actress June Havoc when she attended the Repertory Theatre in New Orleans, then run by Havoc. "Kuumba" is a Swahili word for creativity.

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