Birthday:August 14, 1966
Halle Berry is an American actress and former model born and raised in Cleveland. Berry attended many beauty pageants in her teenage years, and wound up competing in Miss USA and Miss World before moving on to an acting career. In 1989 she had her acting debut in the ABC sitcom Living Dolls. Two years later she made her first film appearance in Jungle Fever. She became the first African-American actress to win the Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role, for the film Monster’s Ball.