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Sidney Poitier

Born, 1927 in Bahamas/Miami, USA

A still from the film ‘To Sir With Love’, starring Sidney Poitier, was reproduced in the Transforming the Crown catalogue. The credit stated ‘film still, 1958’. Though the book (written by E.R. Braithwaite) on which the film was based was published in 1959 and the film itself was made in 1967.

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