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Bill "Bojangles" Robinson
Birth: May 25, 1877
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1949
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actor, Dancer. Best known for his famous "stair dance" and for his many co-starring roles and dancing duets with Shirley Temple in the 1930s, he was one of the highest-paid performers in vaudeville. He also held the world record for running backwards. (bio by: Joe Fodor) 
 
Burial:
The Evergreens Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Redemption Section, Lot 1
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 3, 2016
One of the most talented dancers (not to mention a wonderful human being) to ever grace the entertainment industry. Thank you for sharing your immense talent with us.
- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Jul. 31, 2016
God bless you Mr. Robinson. Stormy Weather is on TV right now. You were one heck of a dancer (fondly remember you with Shirley Temple)and a wonderful person too. Thank you.
- TC
 Added: Jul. 31, 2016
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