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Matt Robinson (I) (1937–2002)

Matt Robinson was born on January 1, 1937 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Matthew Thomas Robinson Jr. He is known for his work on Sesame Street (1969), The Cosby Show (1984) and Amazing Grace (1974). He was married to Dolores Robinson. He died on August 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Sesame Street Gordon / Gordon Robinson / Roosevelt Franklin
The Cosby Show French scientist
Amazing Grace Writer


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 1990 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
French scientist
- Cliff's Nightmare (1990) ... French scientist
 1979 The Candy Apple News Company (TV Series)
 1969-1979 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Gordon / Gordon Robinson / Roosevelt Franklin
- A festival in Puerto Rico (1979) ... Roosevelt Franklin (voice)
- Oscar writes a beautiful nature poem/Mr. Hooper learns Spanish (1979) ... Roosevelt Franklin (voice)
- Episode #7.20 (1975) ... Roosevelt Franklin (voice)
- Episode #7.19 (1975) ... Roosevelt Franklin (voice)
- Episode #7.1 (1975) ... Roosevelt Franklin (voice)
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Matthew Thomas Robinson Jr.

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He began his show-business career in 1963 as a writer, producer and performer at the Philadelphia television station WCAU. See more »

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