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Max Robinson
Birth: May 1, 1939
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1988
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

First African-American news anchor for a major TV network, ABC. And at WRC-TV in Washington, D.C., he won six journalism awards for his coverage of such events as the 1968 riots after civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination, the antiwar demonstrations, and the national election. Died from complications of AIDS. (bio by: Marko) 
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  Maxie Cleveland Robinson (1905 - 1973)
  Doris Alma Jones Robinson-Griffin (1913 - 2009)
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
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Originally Created by: Marko
Record added: Feb 07, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7156852
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I used to love watching Max and Gordon, doing the news at 11 on WTOP in the early 70s.
 Added: Feb. 26, 2017

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 Added: Jan. 20, 2017

- Cindy
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