|Born||in Cleveland, Ohio, USA|
|Birth Name||Maria Halle Berry|
|Height||5′ 5″ (1.65 m)|
Halle Maria Berry was born Maria Halle Berry on August 14, 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio to Judith Ann Hawkins, a nurse, and Jerome Jesse Berry, a hospital attendant.
Halle originally came to public attention when she was seventeen years old and won the Miss Teen All-American Pageant.