Phylicia Rashād

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Phylicia Rashād (Ayers-Allen)

Birthplace: Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Dr. Andrew Arthur Allen, Sr.; Private and Vivian Elizabeth Ayers
Ex-wife of Private; Victor Edward Willis and Ahmad Rashād
Mother of Private and Condola Phylea Rashād
Sister of Private and Debbie Allen
Half sister of Private

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About Phylicia Rashād

Phylicia Rashād (born Phylicia Ayers-Allen) is an American actress, best known for her role as Clair Huxtable on the 1984-1992 NBC sitcom The Cosby Show.

In 2004, Rashad became the first African-American actress to win the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play, for her role in the revival of A Raisin in the Sun.

She resumed the role in the 2008 television adaption of A Raisin in the Sun (2008 film), which earned her the 2009 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special.

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Phylicia Rashād's Timeline

June 19, 1948
Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States
December 11, 1986
New York, NY, United States