The daughter of Bahamanian immigrants, Rolle was born in Pompano Beach, Florida and attended Spelman College.
After Good Times, she starred in a number of made-for-television movies and feature films, including Driving Miss Daisy and How to Make an American Quilt.
Rolle died in Los Angeles, California due to complications from diabetes.
Esther Rolle Facts
|Birthday||November 8, 1920|
|Birthplace||Pompano Beach, Florida, USA|
|Date of death||November 17, 1998 (age 78)|