On March 18, 2013, Vanessa Williams has reached the half-century mark. She has made a significant mark in the entertainment business and in society. She was the first Black Miss America. She then went on to top the recording charts with memorable songs such as The Right Stuff, The Comfort Zone, and Save The Best For Last.
She started her career as a R&B singer and has evolved into a jazz chantreuse. She made a Broadway splash in Kiss of the Spider Woman. She has since appeared in numerous plays such as Into the Woods, Sondheim on Sondheim, and recently, The Trip to Bountiful. Her movie and television credits are quite numerous. She continues to astound us with her prodigious and massive entertainment talents and insurmountable star power.
She even embraced 50 as being fabulous. She has always stated that she NEVER intends to stop working. She maintains that the BEST is yet to come. So Happy Belated Birthday, Vanessa. Actress, author, singer, and dancer.......
This woman is quite comfortable with being 50. She KNOWS and OWNS it so to speak. Many celebrities can take a lesson from her. Age is only a state of mind and a number, nothing more, nothing less.
by Susan Reid6 years ago
Found out quite by accident that YESTERDAY was our friend Kimberly's birthday.So happy 29-again-plus-one-day to you, lovely lady!
by Michael Willis5 years ago
It's my birthday today, all morning, day and tonight. lol The 49th, nope, not the Big Five-O just yet. All Gifts WILL be accepted!
by rorymullen6 years ago
I am 25 years young today. A quarter of a century. This year will be amazing all. Watch for my autobiography that will help abused children for years to come.My 25th will be fun.
by Grace Marguerite Williams5 years ago
Vanessa Williams has written an inspirational biography which is coauthored by her mother, Helen Tinch Williams. The book describes Ms. Williams' triumphs and failures. In addition to this, Ms....
by Grace Marguerite Williams4 years ago
Yesterday, Vanessa Williams revealed that when she was ten years old, she was a victim of childhood abuse from a family acquaintance while staying with the friends of the latter in California. According to Ms....
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