Sydney Poitier who was the first black man to win best actor Oscar and star of ‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ and to Sir with Love has died at the age of 94 his contributions to the world is eternal, he will be missed

In 1974 he received Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II

In 2009, Barack Obama gave him the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Rest in Power Sydney Poitier