Hayman, Lillian (1922–1994)

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Hayman, Lillian (1922–1994)

African-American stage, tv, and screen actress and singer. Born July 17, 1922, in Baltimore, MD; died Oct 25, 1994, in Hollis, NY.

Made stage debut in NY as Momma in Dream about Tomorrow (1947), followed by Kiss Me Kate, Show Boat, Kwamina, 70 Girls 70, No No Nanette and Along Came a Spider; also toured internationally with Porgy and Bess for over 3 years; films include The Night They Raided Minsky's, Mandingo and Drum. Won a Tony Award as Best Actress in a Musical for Hallelujah Baby (1968).

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