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Actor Bill Robinson

Bill Robinson

  • Birth name:

    Luther Robinson

  • Date of Birth:

    Richmond, Virginia, USA

Biography:

According to one jazz dance source, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson was the chief instigator for getting tap dance "up on its toes." Early forms of tap, including the familiar "buck and wing", contained a flat-footed style, while Robinson performed on the balls of his feet with a shuffle-tap style that allowed him more improvisation. It obviously got him noticed and it certainly made him a legend.Born Luther Robinson in Richmond, Virginia, on May 25, 1878, he was orphaned in infan... more

Bill Robinson Filmography

Aсtor (5)

Movie

Year

Movie Stormy Weather Stormy Weather

as Bill Williamson

1943
Movie Just Around the Corner Just Around the Corner

as Cpl. Jones

1938
Movie Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

as Aloysius

1938
Movie The Littlest Rebel The Littlest Rebel

as Uncle Billy

1935
Movie The Little Colonel The Little Colonel

as Walker

1935
Movie M*A*S*H M*A*S*H

as Uncle Billy (archive footage) (uncredited)

1975