|Sir Sidney Poitier|
|Ambassador of the Bahamas to Japan|
April 15, 1997
|Prime Meenister||Hubert Ingraham (1999-02; 2007-12)
Perry Christie (2002-07; 2012-Pres.)
Februar 20, 1927 |
Miami, Florida, U.S.
|Spoose(s)||Juanita Hardy (1950–1965)
Joanna Shimkus (1976–present)
|Thrift||Actor, director, writer, diplomat|
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- Because Poitier is a citizen of The Bahamas, a Commonwealth realm, this is a substantive (as opposed to honorary) knighthood, which entitles him to the style "Sir". However, Poitier employs the title only in connection with his official ambassadorial duties.