Glover attended George Washington High School in San Francisco. He attended San Francisco State University (SFSU) in the late 1960s but didn’t graduate. SFSU after granted him an honorary degree. Glover trained at the Black Performers’ Workshop of the American Conservatory Theater. A versatile performer, Danny Glover played villains and heroes in all kinds of movies. Danny Glover was born July 22, 1946 in San Francisco, California. A versatile performer, Danny Glover played villains and heroes in all kinds of movies.
In March 1998, Glover was named as a United Nations goodwill ambassador. Danny Glover has additionally appeared in numerous television shows including ER and Brothers & Sisters. He also appeared in the movie The Royal Tenenbaums (2001). On April 16, 2010, Glover was detained in Maryland during a demonstration by SEIU workers for Sodexo’s unjust and illegal treatment of workers. He was given a citation and afterwards released. Additionally in 2010, Starr King School for the Ministry granted the Doctorate of Humane Letters (Litterarum Humanarum Doctor), in absentia, to Mr. Glover. His call to humanity to see itself as the receiver of a heritage of care and dedication that started with earlier parental and spiritual communities and that it should carry on for the benefit of these that will follow are in alignment with Starr King’s values.