Today (January 12) is the birthday of popular veteran actor, Jide Kosoko. He was born in 1954. He is from Lagos Island, Lagos State (Nigeria). He attended Yaba College of Technology where he studied Business Administration. He also attended Lagos School of Drama (Theatre Arts).
He started acting in 1964 at the age of 10. Comfortable in both English and Yoruba films, some of his movies are The Meeting, Last Flight To Abuja, The Figurine, Jenifa, Bolode O Ku, Kanyinsola, Oogun Aje, and Omo Iya Meta Leyi.