Actress Halle Berry turns 44 today. A former beauty queen, Berry's breakthrough role was in the Spike Lee joint, "Jungle Fever." Since then, the Oscar winner has broken all sorts of barriers for Black women, and women overall. Join us as we say Happy Birthday to a phenomenal actress and sister-girl.

Essence.com
Aug, 13, 2010

halle-berry-birthday.jpg Actress Halle Berry turns 44 today. A former beauty queen, Berry's breakthrough role was in the Spike Lee joint, "Jungle Fever." Since then, the Oscar winner has broken all sorts of barriers for Black women, and women overall. Join us as we say Happy Birthday to a phenomenal actress and sister-girl. Leave your birthday wishes in the comments section.