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Bill Cosby

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“I wasn’t always black… there was this freckle, and it got bigger and bigger.”

 

Biography

William H. Cosby Jr. was born on July 12th, 1937, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and for over thirty years, he has been one of the world’s most respected and well-known entertainers and comedians. After tenth grade, Cosby joined the Navy and completed high school through a correspondence course. He later took up an athletics scholarship at Temple University, supporting himself during his studies by tending bar, where his easy-going style and witty joking with the clientèle prompted suggestions that he try stand-up comedy. This he did and was soon to be discovered by the legendary Carl Reiner.

In his early twenties, he appeared on many well-known variety programs including “The Ed Sullivan Show” (1948) (aka “The Ed Sullivan Show”). His big break came in 1965 when he appeared as “Alexander Scott” in “I Spy” (1965), winning numerous Emmys for his performance. He later appeared in “The Bill Cosby Show” (1969), playing a teacher, although originally the show only lasted for two years… read more

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GEOFF PETERSON

22Jan11

Leonard Part 6, but no Bill Cosby:Himself? SIgh...

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Pierre

1Oct10

Where the hell is Ghost Dad and Leonard part 6? Classics!

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Marcus WP

22Sep10

are you fucking kidding me?? someone needs to step this bill cosby page up. bullshit.