Louis Gossett Jr., Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Louis Gossett Jr.

American actor

Date of Birth: 27-May-1936

Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Profession: actor, writer, television producer, television director, stage actor, voice actor, film producer, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Show Famous Birthdays Today, United States

👉 Worldwide Celebrity Birthdays Today

About Louis Gossett Jr.

  • Louis Cameron Gossett Jr.
  • (born May 27, 1936) is an American actor.
  • He is best known for his Academy Award winning role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the 1982 film An Officer and a Gentleman, and his role as Fiddler in the 1977 ABC television miniseries Roots.
  • Gossett has also starred in numerous other film productions including A Raisin in the Sun, The Landlord, Skin Game, Travels with My Aunt, The Laughing Policeman, The Deep, Jaws 3-D, Wolfgang Petersen's Enemy Mine, the Iron Eagle series, Toy Soldiers and The Punisher, in an acting career that spans over five decades.

Read more at Wikipedia