Taraji P. Henson age

Taraji P. Henson (Movie Actress ) was born in Washington D.C, United States on a Friday, September 11, 1970 . Taraji P. Henson is 49 years old. She is a Virgo and was born in the Year of the Dog .

Seasoned movie actress who has appeared in many acclaimed movies, such as Hustle and Flow, Baby Boy and Hidden Figures. She began playing Cookie Lyon on the FOX series Empire in 2015. The role earned her the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama TV Series in 2016.

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FULL NAME: Taraji P. Henson
BIRTH DATE: September 11, 1970
BIRTHPLACE: Washington D.C, United States
AGE: 49 years old
HEIGHT: 5 ft, 4 in


Taraji P. Henson is a Movie Actress. Taraji was born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. In 1994 she and her high school sweetheart, William Lamarr Johnson, welcomed a son named Marcell. In 2003 William was murdered. She attended Howard University, and in 2000, she debuted in The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle.

DID YOU KNOW She was nominated for her first Academy Award in 2008.

FACT She co-starred in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button with Brad Pitt.

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Currently, Taraji P. Henson is 49 years old. Her next birthday is away. Taraji will celebrate her 50th birthday on a Friday, September 11th. On the day of her birth, "War" by Edwin Starr was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. She shares a birthday with everyone who was born on September 11, 1970. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.


Taraji P. Henson’s zodiac sign is Virgo. Virgo ruling planet is Mercury. Those born under the zodiac sign of Virgo are always paying attention to the smallest details and their deep sense of humanity makes them one of the most careful signs of the zodiac. Their methodical approach to life ensures that nothing is left to chance, and although they are often tender, their heart might be closed for the outer world.

Taraji P. Henson was born in the Year of the Dog. The Dog is eleventh of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People born under this sign are independent, sincere, loyal and decisive. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes. This year is the Year of the Rat.

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

Taraji P. Henson is a 49 years old Movie Actress, who was born in September, in the Year of the Dog (1970) and is a Virgo. Her life path number is 1. Taraji’s birthstone is Sapphire and birth flower is Aster/Myosotis.

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