Vanessa E. Williams (Days of Our Lives) celebrates her birthday. Learn more about her here--->>
Vanessa E. Williams is celebrating her 59th birthday today!
Williams was born on May 12, 1963, and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She has three brothers. Her mother Verdell died when she was 10 years old leaving Williams to be raised by her grandmother, Johnnie Mae Mungen. She has traced her ancestry back to Georgia and Virginia. After high school, she went on to get a bachelor's degree in theater and business management from Marymount Manhattan College.
Williams was married to Andre Wiseman. They share two sons together: Omar Tafari and Haile Zion Ali. Vanessa Estelle Williams is an American actress and producer. She is best known for her roles as Maxine Joseph–Chadway in the Showtime drama series, Soul Food (2000–04), for which she received NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series. She is also known for playing Valerie Grant on Days of Our Lives.
Please help us wish her a happy birthday!