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Bill Cosby


William H. Cosby Jr. was born on July 12th, 1937, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and for over thirty years, he has been one of the world's most respected and well-known entertainers and comedians. After tenth grade, Cosby joined the Navy and completed high school through a correspondence course. He later took up an athletics scholarship at Temple ... See full bio »
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Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 58 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial: TV Land (2005) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 5 Portrayals | 6 Interviews | 25 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

William H. Cosby Jr. | William H. Cosby | William Cosby Jr. Ed. D. | William Cosby Jr. Ed. | William H. Cosby Jr. Ed.D | Dr. William H. Cosby Jr. Ed.D. | William Cosby Jr. Ed.D. | William H. Cosby Jr. Ed.D. | William H Cosby Jr | William H. Cosby Jr

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6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Gray hair is God's graffiti. See more »

Trivia:

When The Cosby Show (1984) was ruling the NBC line-up in the mid-'80s, he insisted that his newly produced show, A Different World (1987), a spin-off of "The Cosby Show", follow after his show instead of the hit Family Ties (1982). He wanted this because he felt there was a lack of shows on TV that featured African-Americans in a positive light. NBC made the move, which led to two things ... See more »

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Stories of his childhood and fatherhood See more »

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The Cos

Star Sign:

Cancer

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