Howard Rollins, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Howard Rollins

American stage, film and television actor

Date of Birth: 17-Oct-1950

Place of Birth: Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Date of Death: 08-Dec-1996

Profession: stage actor, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Libra

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About Howard Rollins

  • Howard Ellsworth Rollins Jr.
  • (October 17, 1950 – December 8, 1996) was an American stage, film and television actor.
  • Howard Rollins was best known for his role as Andrew Young in 1978's King, George Haley in the 1979 miniseries Roots: The Next Generations, Coalhouse Walker Jr.
  • in the 1981 film Ragtime, Captain Davenport in the 1984 film A Soldier's Story, and as Virgil Tibbs on the TV crime drama In the Heat of the Night.

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