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22 Years After She Acted In "Eran Iya Oshogbo", See Photos Of Iya Osogbo

For many who are familiar with Yoruba movies, veteran actress Grace Oyin-Adejobi remains a name to remember, especially because of some chilling roles she played.

Grace Oyin Adejobi, popularly known as Iya Osogbo is a Veteran Actress in the Yoruba Movie Industry whose impacts in the Yoruba Movie Industry can never be over-emphasized. She was born in Oshogbo in Osun State in August 23th 1930.  

She started acting at the Billiard Room in Osogbo in 1953, where she acted in her first movie titled Paradise Lost.

She acted in the Movie ‘Eran Iya Oshogbo’ in 1999 the era when people have to purchase cassette player to watch their favorite movie. The role she played in the movie can never be forgotten. She has also starred in many other movies like ‘Seranko Seniyan’, ‘Orogun Adedigba’ ‘Koto Aye’ and soon 

Iya Osogbo who has acted for over 65 years call it quits on acting because of her advancing age, as she is no longer young to move from one location to another. 

It is obvious that the actress is aging Beautifully. She clocked 90 years old last year on August 23, 2020.

Most recent pictures:

Photo Credit:lagbenjo_iyaosogbo

What word do you have for Iya Osogbo, do you remember her and have you watched any of her movies?

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