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Flip Wilson (1933–1998)


Flip Wilson was born on December 8, 1933 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clerow Wilson. He was a writer and actor, known for Flip (1970), Clerow Wilson and the Miracle of P.S. 14 (1972) and Bing Crosby - Cooling It (1970). He was married to Cookie Mackenzie and Lovenia Patricia (Peaches) Wilson. He died on November 25, 1998 in Malibu, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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 1974 The Flip Wilson Special (TV Special)
 1970-1974 Flip (TV Series) (writer - 94 episodes)
- Episode #4.18 (1974) ... (writer)
- Episode #4.17 (1974) ... (writer)
- Episode #4.16 (1974) ... (writer)
- Episode #4.15 (1974) ... (writer)
- Episode #4.14 (1973) ... (writer)
 1972 Clerow Wilson and the Miracle of P.S. 14 (TV Movie) (story)
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Show Show Self (67 credits)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Seven-Ups (1981) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »
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Frequently acted as master of ceremonies at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem. See more »

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Anybody remember... ed4evr
Flip is my cousin....I am not lying. tiffanyboards
Miss the Flip fnm86
Does anyone recall an interview...? hasteere
Hope to see him in Heaven:) Redhanded646
Comic Relief II (1987)?? sillygirl8406
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