Denzel Washington Siblings: Meet Lorice And David Washington

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Who are Denzel Washington siblings? Does Denzel Washington have any siblings? How many siblings does Denzel Washington have? Does Denzel Washington have a sister? Does Denzel Washington have a brother?

The above questions are on the minds of a lot of fans of the award winning actor and director. Hence in this write up, we will be providing you with all the information there is to know about Denzel Washington siblings.

Who Is Denzel Washington? 

Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. is a legendary American actor, film producer and director who needs no introduction. His works over the years speaks for itself.

Washington was born on December 28, 1954 in Mount Vernon, New York to Denzel Hayes Washington Sr and Lennis Washington. He is the second child of his parents three children.

Since beginning his career in 1976 thereabouts, Washington has gone on to become one of the greatest actors in the world. As a matter of fact, he was named the greatest actor of the 21st century in 2020 by The New York Times.

His contribution to the film industry can never be overestimated and has been duly rewarded in terms of awards over the years. He is a two-time Academy Awards winner, one time Tony Award winner, two-time Golden Globe Awards winner, etc.

Denzel Washington siblings
Denzel Washington

He is known for his roles in films such as The Hurricane (1999), Training Day (2001), Flight (2012), The Equalizer (2014), The Equalizer 2 (2018), The Little Things (2021), The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021), The Great Debaters (2007), etc.

Away from his career, Washington has had a peaceful and stable personal life. He has been married to his wife, Pauletta Pearson since 1983 after they first met on the set of “Wilma” in 1977 thereabout.

Who Are Denzel Washington Siblings? Meet Lorice Washington and David Washington

Award winning actor, producer and director, Denzel Washington has two siblings; an older sister named Lorice Washington and a younger brother named David Washington.

He happens to be the only one amongst his siblings living his life in the spotlight. Lorice and David on the other hand have chosen careers that does not attract attention from the public to them.

Who Is Denzel Washington Sister? Meet Lorice Washington 

Lorice Washington is the older sister of actor, Denzel Washington. She is the first child of Denzel Hayes Washington Sr and Lennis “Lynne” Washington.

Her actual date of birth isn’t known by us. However, Denzel was born in 1954 so hers shouldn’t be far off. She has another younger brother aside Denzel named David Washington.

Who Is Denzel Washington Brother? Meet David Washington 

David Washington is the younger brother of actor Denzel Washington and the last child of his parents three children. He was born to Denzel Hayes Washington Sr and Lennis “Lynne”.

Unlike his older brother, David isn’t famous as he chose to live a low-key life away from the spotlight.

Who Are Denzel Washington Parents? 

Denzel Washington and his siblings were born to Denzel Hayes Washington Sr. and Lennis “Lynne” Washington. His father was a member of the clergy and worked at the New York City Water Department.

His mother on the other hand also owned a beauty parlor. However, they divorced when Denzel was 14 years old.

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