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Frank M. Robinson (1926–2014)

Frank M. Robinson was born on August 9, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Frank Malcolm Robinson. He was a writer, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), Milk (2008) and The Power (1968). He died on June 30, 2014 in San Francisco, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Towering Inferno
Milk Himself
The Power
The Power Writer
The Fifth Missile


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 1986 The Fifth Missile (TV Movie) (novel "The Gold Crew")
 1974 The Towering Inferno (novel "The Glass Inferno")
 1968 The Power (novel)
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 1990 Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (Documentary) (special thanks - as Frank Robinson)
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 2008/I Milk
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American science fiction author, former staff writer for Playboy Magazine (1969-73). Best known for The Power (1968) and The Towering Inferno (1974). See more »

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