Two firsts for Halle Berry

Halle Maria Berry,was born in Ohio (United States) in 1966. She is a model and a famous actress for cinema and television.Halle Berry is the first African American to win an Oscar for the best actress by her performance in “Monster´s Ball” and she has won another thirty one awards and forty seven nominations.

Also,she was the first African American to represent the United States in the Miss World Competition where she achieved the second position,Halle has been named at least seven times in People magazine´s list of the fifty most beautiful people on the world,however she has also received a lot of praises for her acting skills.She and Kim Basinger have the distinction of being the only “Bond girls” ever to win an Oscar.

Halle Berry lived her babyhood in a tough inner city where she had to deal with racism because she attended an all white public school,his father is an African American who worked as a former hospital assitant and her Caucasian mother is a retired psychiatric nurse.When Halle was four,her parents divorced then she was education by her mother.Halle  has said in some occasion that she has been estranged for her father since her childhood.

By Maria


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